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Strikes / Railroad Workers / New York City Newspapers #51247

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 02, 1978
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(Studio) 1st meeting of emergency board apptd. by President Carter to negotiate in RR dispute reported to take place in DC. End to strike on Friday due to court order mentioned.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Tentative agreement reached between "New York Post" newspaper and striking Pressmen's Union noted; continued negotiations with other unions by "Post" reported Lack of information on union negotiations with "New York Times" and "Daily News" stated.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Details about economic effects of strike on New York City given; is noted to be minimal. television ad shown. Macy's and Saks Fifth Avenue department stores mentioned. ["New York Post" owner Rupert MURDOCH - says newspapers aren't only media around now, so that commerce has other alternatives.] Fifth Ave., Herald Square and Broadway mentioned.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

Cordtz, Dan;
Reynolds, Frank;
Robinson, Max

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