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Weather / Citrus Damage / Underwear Ind. #82309

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Dec 25, 1983
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(Studio) Effects of continued cold weather noted to include additional deaths and damage for citrus growers in Florida and Texas.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Dallas, Texas) Damage in Texas and Florida to citrus crops described. [MAN - comments.] power shortages in Dallas and other parts of Texas noted. Conditions in Buffalo, New York, area, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and Milwaukee, WI, described.
REPORTER: Dennis Troute (Tapes from: KRGV, WFTV, WKEW, WHTM, WISN)

(Studio) Report on winter weather's aid to industry in Michigan town.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Cedar Springs, Michigan) Details given with regard to making of long thermal underwear by Red Flannel factory in Cedar Springs, Michigan. [Factory worker Ardus PURDY - comments.] [Worker Polly SEPLINSKI - comments.] Factory said to make other items than long underwear. [General Mgr. Mike HUCKLEBERRY - comments.] Ownership of company described. Famous people noted among those who have receive Red Flannel underwear; photos shown of former President Gerald Ford and singer Kenny Rogers. [HUCKLEBERRY - comments.]
REPORTER: Joe Spencer

Donaldson, Sam;
Spencer, Joe;
Troute, Dennis

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