ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 13, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(NYC) Competition among independent telephone companies for long distance customers reviewed; nation's first equal access telephone system noted going into effect in Charleston, West Virginia. Charleston's system explained, compared to that offered by companies such as MCI or Sprint elsewhere. [MCI senior manager Don. CAMPBELL - acknowledges seriousness of telephone war.] [PEOPLE - resent companies' pressure tactics.]
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz
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