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Economy / Auto. Losses #62862

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 28, 1980
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(Studio) General Motors' record 3rd quarter loss reported yesterday recalled; Ford's topping of that loss today noted. Details given.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Inability of new Lynx and Escort models to contribute to Ford's profits yet outlined; possible 1980 loss for Ford mentioned. Company's economy situation, international and domestically, discussed; details outlined on screen. Chrysler's need for government loan guarantees recalled; efforts by UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) to help Ford and other United States auto mfrs. examined. Union radio commercial heard, newspaper items shown.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

(Studio) Chrysler's 3rd quarter figs. said coming tomorrow.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Cordtz, Dan;
Robinson, Max

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