NBC Evening News for Friday, Jun 01, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(NYC) American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T)'s competition for long distance customers examined; Cliff Robertson and Joan Rivers shown doing commercials for American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) and MCI respectively. Current American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) and MCI long distance rates compared on screen. [American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) vice president John SMART - intros. American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) catalogue.] [MCI Communications spokesperson Edward CARTER - claims American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) has resorted to gimmicks out of unwillingness to compete with prices.] [CUSTOMER - likes competition.]
REPORTER: Mike Jensen
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