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Special Assignment (Gold and Silver) #67564

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 17, 1980
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(NYC) Gold market's relationship to pols. illustrated by gold price activity following USSR invasion of Afghanistan, Turkey's coup, recent statement by Ayatollah Khomeini and current OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) conference agreement reported [Trader Robert MENZIES - comments.] Gold price fluctuation since 1975 graphed on screen. [Economist Paul SAMUELSON - comments.] Risks to small investors, such as those purchasing South Africa Krugerrand or Canada's Mapleleaf explained; film shown courtesy Gold Info. Center Gold's attraction discussed; King Tut, King Croesus, Fort Knox mentioned. [SAMUELSON - warns viewers.] Herbert Hunt noted featured in tomorrow's segment.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

Cordtz, Dan;
Robinson, Max

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