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Economy / Wholesale Prices #503173

NBC Evening News for Friday, Feb 09, 1979
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(Studio) January increase in wholesale prices noted. Incr. in beef prices reported to be worst.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Chicago, Illinois) Reasons for increase in beef prices stated. [Livestock and Meat Board spokesperson Jay WARDELL - comments on potential cattle losses due to weather.] Outlook for prices and supply given.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs

(Studio) White House reaction to wholesale price figs. reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Details of White House reaction given. Comments of administration economy advisers Charles Schultze and Alfred Kahn noted. Kahn's congress testimony mentioned. [KAHN comments on economy situation.] Officials' report that President Carter doesn't plan to institute mandatory wage/price guidelines stated.
REPORTER: Judy Woodruff

(Studio) Results of NBC News-AP public opinion poll in questions with regard to economy reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Briggs, Fred;
Brinkley, David;
Woodruff, Judy

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