NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 30, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(No location given) Militant farmer Keith Schippers' economy problems and recent activities illustrating desperation of American farmer reviewed; efforts of UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) members to halt Production Credit Association (PCA) seizure of Schippers' equipment today featured. Films shown. [PROTESTER - chastizes auctioneer Bob McWherter.] [Carolyn BURKE - explains UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) support of farmer.] [McWHERTER - announces PCA's decision to postpone sale.] [SCHIPPERS - anticipates his future.]
REPORTER: Jim Cummins