NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 25, 1978
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(Studio) Report on Britain's debate over use of funds from North Sea oil fields.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(London, England) Towing of Chevron USA, Incorporated, oil platform from coast of Scotland given as example of investment put into getting North Sea oil out. Suggestions for use of oil money in Britain listed. [Conservative party spokesperson Tom KING - states important of industry to Britain and says cntry.'s oil, unlike that of Saudi Arabia, won't cause change.] Potential for British economy to slip again because of consumers appetite for imported goods examined. [Datsun dealer Frank WARD - says it's scary situation.] [Chancellor of the Exchequer Denis HEALEY - discusses necessary changes in British attitudes in order to keep advantages brought to economy by oil money.]
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
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