NBC Evening News for Monday, Feb 18, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Knox County, Nebraska) Crisis among United States farmers examined; Nebraska farmers Jim and Karen Tikalsky cited as example [Jim and Karen TIKALSKY - describe impact of indebtedness.] Farm subsidy system's design noted benefiting wealthy farmer; details given. [Karen TIKALSKY - believes tax shelters allow large farms to survive whereas small operations like theirs fail.] Tikalsky family's lifestyle detailed.
REPORTER: Bob Dotson
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