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(Studio) Passenger car sales for January reported; General Motors' upsurge last 10 days of month noted.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(Milwaukee, WI) television commercial shown; effect of decring. auto sales on dealerships examined. [Former dealer Gordon PAGE - announces closing of dealership.] Amt. Page was paying General Motors for unsold cars and finances involved generally in dealerships outlined; impact of decrease in large car sales noted. Details outlined with regard to reasons for dealers like Page closing; snowballing with regard to other jobs lost due to closings cited. [Mechanic John JENKINS, bookkeeper Wanda SOLCHENBERGER - comment.] 1962 auto commercial shown.
REPORTER: Mike von Fremd
- von Fremd, Mike;
- Robinson, Max
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