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Steel Industry / Youngstown, Ohio #55689

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 14, 1978
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(Studio) Cause for hope among Youngstown, Ohio, workers, faced with unemployment as city's steel industry dies, reported.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Youngstown, Ohio) Closing of part of Youngstown Sheet and Tube last September recalled. Decision of several Youngstown citizens to buy back mill and try to rejuvenate economy of town detailed; steel industry analysts' pessimistic predictions noted. US Housing and Urban Development study results stated. [Econ. Gar ALPEROVITZ - points out that US Housing and Urban Development sponsored study because of urban implications, not just due to steel question.] [Steel analyst Eugene J. FRANK - thinks that in today's industry environmental, reopening mill is impossible.]
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Reporter(s):
Miller, Ron;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:02:00

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