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Strikes / Postal Workers / Municipal Workers / British Postal Costs #499864

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 24, 1978
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(Studio) Postal Service firings of workers participating in illegal walkout in New York City and San Francisco areas reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Jersey City, New Jersey) Report on picketing at Richmond, California, and Jersey City, New Jersey, bulk mail facilities and reasons for action by disgruntled postal workers. Union leaders' attempts to get members to reject contract and go on strike reported.
REPORTER: Richard Hunt

(Studio) British postal service chgs. compared to those of US; profits for British facility and losses for American noted. Details of municipal workers strikes in Philadelphia, San Antonio and Washington, DC given.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Hunt, Richard

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