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Coal Strike Developments #52950

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 10, 1978
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(Studio) Report on coal strike developments with regard to Taft-Hartley orders.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

(DC) Failure of United States Marshals' office to include all necessary papers in shipment to local law enforcement officials detailed. Arrival of partial shipment in Charleston, West Virginia, mentioned. [US marshal Charles ADKINS - cites Justice Department preparation of summonses that were left out.]
REPORTER: Bill Zimmerman

(Cannelton, West Virginia) Efforts of mine foremen to keep mines in good condition, ready to go if miners return to work. [Cannelton Coal Company mine foreman Bill PETTY - thinks mine is ready to go, but that men won t return.] [Maintenance foreman Samuel MORRIS - believes miners will stick it out this time.]
REPORTER: Roger Peterson

(DC) Report on renewed coal strike negotiations; statements of UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) president Arnold Miller given.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

(Studio) Agriculture Secretary Bergland's order that food stamps be cut off for miners refusing to return to work noted; Bergland has cited doubt of his legal authority to do this.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Gibson, Charles;
Peterson, Roger;
Walters, Barbara;
Zimmerman, Bill

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