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Econ #503422

NBC Evening News for Friday, Mar 23, 1979
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(Studio) Consumer price increase in February and annual inflation rate reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [Alfred KAHN - states administration reaction to increase] Incr. in food, energy, hsing. costs detailed. Kahn's predictions of tapering off noted [KAHN - comments.] Kahn quoted with regard to lack of compliance with vol. price controls and President Carter's involvement in Mideast peace negotiations. [KAHN - comments with regard to Carter.] Criticism of Carter's lack of attention to inflation fight noted.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

(Studio) Consumer price increase over past year reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Covina, California) Effects of inflation on Kathy Eggers family reported [EGGERS - comments.] Eggers' financial situation noted. [EGGERS - comments.] Eggers' and sons' meal preparation cited.
REPORTER: Frank Bourgholtzer

(Park Forest, Illinois) Bill Mitchell's attempts to cope with inflation featured. Mitchell's income from job with Wilson Sporting Goods and lifestyle noted. [MITCHELL - comments.]
REPORTER: Al Johnson

(Boston, Massachusetts) Problems of fixed income families, such as Tom and Margaret O'Mara, detailed. Med. and fuel costs noted. [Margaret O'MARA - comments.]
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

(Studio) NBC News-AP poll results with regard to inflation given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Bourgholtzer, Frank;
Chancellor, John;
Johnson, Al;
Levine, Irving R.;
McCarthy, Lee

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