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Virginia / Coal Miners Strike #568242

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Apr 30, 1989
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(Studio: Garrick Utley) Report introduced.

(Dante, Virginia: Kenley Jones) Strike in Virginia coal mines over issue of company's desire for miners to work on Sundays reported; scenes shown from Dante, Virginia. [Union Baptist Church Reverend Estol AMBURGEY - prays.] Pittston Company Coal Group pres. Michael ODOM - comments on work schedules.] [Strike coordinator Marty HUDSON - says Suns. are important to families.] UMW's strike tactic of civil disobedience detailed; scenes shown. [Jesse JACKSON - makes speech supporting strike.]

Utley, Garrick;
Jones, Kenley

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