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Money Matters: Screen Writers' Strike, Stock Market #95260

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 05, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) potential impact of television and movie screen writers' strike examined. ["Saturday Night Live" producer Dick EBERSOL - notes reruns are being shown.] Similar effect on "David Letterman" and "Tonight" noted. ["The Young and The Restless" producer Wes KENNEY - cites stockpile of scripts.] Lack of immediate effect on prime time shows such as "Hardcastle and McCormick" explained; scenes shown. [TV producer Steve CANNELL - doubts immediate impact.] Strike issue recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

(Studio) "STK. MKT. RET".

Cordtz, Dan;
Jennings, Peter

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