• Short Summary

    TO COPE WITH PRESIDENT NIXON'S PROGRAM OF FREEZING PRICES AND WAGES, THE U.S. GOVERNMENT HAS?

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    SCENES IN OLD OEP OFFICE, THEN TO EXTERIOR NEW OFFICE BUILDING WHERE OEP WILL BE HOUSED, SHOTS WORKMEN INSTALLING PHONES ETC, INTVU WITH NYK OEP DIRECTOR ORCUTT DRURY, THEN TO WASHINGTON AND MAIN OEP OFFICE THERE LOTSA SDESK AND QUITE A FEW PEOPLE ON PHONES AND SHUFFLING PAPER.




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    COLOUR POOR IN WASHINGTON PIECE VERY BLUE. REPORTERS LIZ TROTTA AND ROBERT GORALSKI.
    U.S.A. PUBLIC REACTION TO NIXON SPEECH ON ECONOMY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: TO COPE WITH PRESIDENT NIXON'S PROGRAM OF FREEZING PRICES AND WAGES, THE U.S. GOVERNMENT HAS BEGUN TO SET UP REGIONAL OFFICES IN TEN METROPOLITAN AREAS THROUGHOUT THE COUNTRY, INCLUDING NEW YORK, TO ASSURE COMPLIANCE WITH PRESIDENT'S ORDERS.

    ...THESE WILL BE OPERATED BY BRIGADIER GENERAL GEORGE LINCOLN, WHO HEADS THE OFFICE OF EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS. HE IS NOT ONLY REGARDED AS +A SHARP. SHREWD, COUNTRY BOY+ BUT, INCIDENTALLY, HAPPENS TO BE A FORMER RHODES SCHOLAR WITH THREE DEGREES FROM OXFORD.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE5HWUNZ940C16B9E6GY8D9LKB
    Media URN:
    VLVAE5HWUNZ940C16B9E6GY8D9LKB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/08/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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