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Christmas Sales #554248

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 21, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(DC: Irving R. Levine) California's Andreson family's Christmas shopping featured. [Mrs. ANDRESON - comments on sweater.] Retailers reported asserting sales down this year Stk. market crash noted causing shoppers' caution. [Mrs. ANDRESON - comments on caution.] MD's John and Susan Mirama mentioned also spending less on Christmas gifts. Econ. experts' opinion that both families' caution typical of American shoppers this year noted. [Retail stock analyst Walter LOEB - market crash made people more uncertain.] Retailers' sales detailed; scenes shown. Musical magazine ad. shown. [Mrs. ANDRESON - buys bargain toys.] Remaining shopping days noted important to retailers.

Brokaw, Tom;
Levine, Irving R.

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