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Segment 3 (Seattle - The American Way) #502940

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 02, 1979
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(Studio) Chinese vice-premier Teng's request to see new-style American cities noted. His planned trip to Seattle mentioned. Report is on Seattle.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Seattle, WA) Seattle's population and economy ups and downs as port city and then as company town for Boeing Aircraft Corporation detailed. Films, photos and drawings shown. 1970 NBC News report on Seattle's economy problems, by reporter Roy Neal, mentioned. Boeing's economy comeback described. Newspaper and radio ads in Los Angeles, with regard to potential positions with Boeing in Seattle, shown and played. Expansion of other business and industry in Seattle also reported [Seattle Mayor Charles ROYER - comments on present conditions.] Incr. in air traffic and port use in Seattle mentioned; port compared to NYC's.
REPORTER: Bill Sternoff

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Sternoff, Bill
Duration:
00:04:30

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