NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 20, 1980
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(Studio) 1st union contract for J. P. Stevens textile company reported coming in agreement reached with Amalgamated Clothing and Textile Union; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(NYC) Background to battle examined; scenes from "Norma Rae" shown courtesy 20th Century Fox. Sally Field's role recalled. Past efforts by union organizer Ray Rogers, Stevens chairperson James D. Finley outlined. [ROGERS - comments on Metropolitan Life Ins. Company's part in battle.] Ind.'s concern over situation explained.
REPORTER: Mike Jensen
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