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Economy / Rock Island Railroad #522807

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 04, 1982
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(Studio) Federal Reserve Bd. chairperson Paul Volcker, president aide Murray Weidenbaum, Speaker Tip O'Neill, Americans for Democrat Action quoted on recession.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(El Reno, OK) Efforts of several states to revive Rock Island railroad examined. [Governor John CARLIN - notes importance of line.] Rock Island line's history recalled; films shown. [Farmer Winston GATES - criticizes use of trucks as replacement for RR.] [Wolverine Toy Company spokesperson James LEHREN - thinks line is necessary.] railroad representative William Gibbons mentioned in report
REPORTER: Dan Molina

Molina, Dan;
Mudd, Roger

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