ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 26, 1984
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(Studio) Report on controversial firing of rural mail carrier in Brighton, Michigan, northw. of Detroit.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(Brighton, Michigan) Postal Service firing of Frank DePlanche for failing to put stamps on Christmas cards he gave to people on his route detailed. [Wife, Marie DePLANCHE - describes husband's reaction.] Reaction of residents noted. [Jim RHADIGAN - cites sorrow at incident.] Postal union's comments about incident quoted. Postal Service's plan to reinstate DePlanche cited.
REPORTER: Joe Spencer (WXYZ tape)
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