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Weather #56187

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 19, 1979
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(Studio) Winter weather in New England, especially Portland, ME, and in Midwest described. Collapse of horse barn in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, due to weight of snow noted. Chicagoans' reaction to city's efforts in recent snow cleanup reported Film shown.
REPORTER: Max Robinson (KCRG newstape)

(Chicago, Illinois) Details about Chicago's cleanup efforts and crippling effect snow had on city given. Reaction of public to snow removal efforts described. [Sylvia ROBERTE - thinks city not doing much about snow. Discusses pols. involved in street clearings.] [WOMAN - says maybe pols. involved.] Mayor Michael Bilandic's urging of people to use public trans. and their difficulty in doing so stated. City pols.' arguments about who is at fault in cleanup efforts noted. [BILANDIC - responds to cnclman.] [Cnclman. Ross LATHROP - talks to mayor.] Forecast given.
REPORTER: Julie Eckhert

(Studio) Details about forecast of coming snowstorm given.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Reporter(s):
Eckhert, Julie;
Robinson, Max
Duration:
00:02:50

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