NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 16, 1978
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(Studio) Contd. police and firemen's strikes and other complications, include influx of Elvis Presley fans, noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Memphis, Tennessee) Report on blackout in Memphis and update on police strike. [Policeman John LYNCH - says police have won, because mayor has too much pressure on him now.]
REPORTER: Bob Jimenez
(Memphis, Tennessee) Report on strikes' effect on number of fans coming for ceremonies commemorating Elvis Presley and 1st anniversary of his death. [WOMEN - describe feelings.] Arrival of fan club from Belgium noted.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones
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