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Kennecott Copper and Lark, Utah #54163

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 08, 1978
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(Studio) Report on Hilda Grabner's efforts to prevent Kennecott Copper from putting residents of Lark, UT, out of homes this summer.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Lark, UT) Hilda Grabner's return to Lark, UT, after attending Kennecott stkholders.' meeting in New York City described. Kennecott's reasons for planned eviction of townspeople stated; visit of board chairperson Frank Milliken and other company representatives to town detailed. Controversy over company plans re: compensation to residents, who were told just before Christmas that they must leave by August 31, outlined. Mtg. between company and town representatives and company offers to townspeople in compensation for having to relocate detailed. [Mrs. GRABNER - disagrees with company offer; doesn't think it will come up to townspeople's expectations.] Upcoming town meeting at Lion's Hall noted.
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Reasoner, Harry

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