• Short Summary

    SYNOPSIS: The reserve mining Company was ordered to discontinuw operations on Saturday because tailings from the taconite
    washing process have been polluting Lake superior....

  • Description


    Voiceover Shots car leaving plant aea at end of last shift yesterday.



    Shot of houses, schools residents in Cafeteria,



    The Mayor of the town



    Voiceover shots of the mill



    Then of iron stockpiles beside lake,



    Various shots ore carrier being loaded.




    Initials


    T/R

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SYNOPSIS: The reserve mining Company was ordered to discontinuw operations on Saturday because tailings from the taconite
    washing process have been polluting Lake superior....the largest of the five great lakes. More than three thousand workers wore laid off....and have little prospect of returning to their jobs in the near future.

    Silver City residential area where most of the workers lived,
    three men comment that it is unfair, etc
    he expects the entire town will have to go on welfare

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9EC4LATV7T1XI54UUHMYLSVZ2
    Media URN:
    VLVA9EC4LATV7T1XI54UUHMYLSVZ2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/04/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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