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Economy / Meat Prices / Yellow Sheet Probe #53957

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 22, 1978
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(Studio) Government report on rise in meat prices in 1st quarter of 1978 stated. Comments with regard to outlook for meat prices this year from Wage and Price Council given. House committee probe into effect of "The Yellow Sheet" on meat prices reported.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Chicago, Illinois) Meat industry use of its publication, "The Yellow Sheet", detailed; daily price quotations in paper noted as serving as buying and selling guide for those in industry Investigation into "Sheet" operation by House Small Bus. Committee reported [Staff investigator Nick WULTICH - says industry people trapped into dealing with prices from "Sheet."] Refusal to comment by "Yellow Sheet" eds., who weren't invited to hearing, noted. Outlook for continued probe and for meat prices detailed.
REPORTER: Royal Kennedy

Jarriel, Tom;
Kennedy, Royal

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