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Memphis Firemen's Strike #500007

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 04, 1978
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(Studio) Memphis firemen's reluctant return to work after 3-day strike reported Arson fires over wkend. noted and police director's charge that striking firemen set most of them stated.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Memphis, Tennessee) Details of strike, reasons for it and firemen's return given. [FIREMEN - discuss labor dispute.] Fire at Strings and Things music store, supplier of instruments to many from Elvis Presley to fire department band, described. [Store owner Charles LAWING - says vols. tried to help put fire out, but couldn't do anything about it.]
REPORTER: Al Johnson

Brinkley, David;
Johnson, Al

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