[News Script: Government reports]

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.) January 18, 1972.

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This item is part of the collection entitled: KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection and was provided by UNT Libraries Special Collections to UNT Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. More information about this item can be viewed below.

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Script from the WBAP-TV/NBC station in Fort Worth, Texas, relating a news story.

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[1] p. ; 28 cm.

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Original script is untitled

Transcript of script: "(ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN)--PAKISTAN'S FINANCE MINISTER SAYS PAKISTANI BUSINESSMEN WHO DO NOT DECLARE THEIR FOREIGN ASSETS COULD FACE THE DEATH PENALTY. THE MINISTER TOLD NEWSMEN THE RESPONSE HAS BEEN POOR TO A GOVERNMENT ORDER TO BUSINESSMEN TO GIVE AN ACCOUNT OF THEIR FOREIGN ASSETS BY LAST SATURDAY. THE FINANCE MINISTER SAID THE GOVERNMENT SOON WILL START ARRESTS AND THOROUGH INVESTIGATIONS OF WHAT HE CALLED "TRAITORS." HE ADDED THAT POLICE AND OTHERS WHO ASSIST IN TRACING ASSETS AND CASH HIDDEN ABROAD WILL BE REWARDED WITH TEN PER CENT OF THE AMOUNT RECEIVED. (WASHINGTON)--THE 2ND CONGRESS RESUMES IN WASHINGTON TODAY FOLLOWING A MONTH-LONG RECESS. THEN HOUSE HOPES TO ACT ON A BILL AFTER OPENING CEREMONIES THAT WOULD GIVE GUAM AND THE VIRGIN ISLANDS NON-VOTING DELEGATES IN CONGRESS. JOB DISCRIMINATION AND SCHOOL-BUSING DISPUTES ARE PROMISED IN THE FIRST TWO BILLS ON THE SENATE CALENDAR. AND THE HOUSE HAS SCHEDULED FINAL ACTION TOMORROW OR THURSDAY ON COMPROMISE FOREIGN-AID AND CAMPAIGN-REFORM BILLS. (WASHINGTON)--THE NIXON ADMINISTRATION SAYS A SOLID GAIN IN INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTION LAST MONTH IS AN ENCOURAGING SIGN THAT THE ECONOMY IS BEGINNING TO TURN UPWARD. A SPOKESMAN FOR PRESIDENT NIXON'S COUNCIL OF ECONOMIC ADVISERS SAYS THE FACTORY-PRODUCTION FIGURE HAS BEEN STRONG SINCE AUGUST--RISING AT ABOUT A SEVEN PER CENT ANNUAL RATE. THE FEDERAL RESERVE BOARD REPORTED YESTERDAY THAT ITS INDUSTRIAL-PRODUCTION INDEX INCREASED BY SEVEN PER CENT IN DECEMBER THAT FOLLOWS A SIX PER CENT ADVANCE IN NOVEMBER."

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  • Preferred Citation: NBC 5/KXAS News Scripts (AR0787), University of North Texas Special Collections

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KXAS-NBC 5 News Collection

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  • January 18, 1972

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  • Jan. 24, 2019, 5:11 a.m.

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  • Feb. 22, 2019, 12:24 p.m.

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WBAP-TV (Television station : Fort Worth, Tex.). [News Script: Government reports], item, January 18, 1972; (https://digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc1424776/: accessed March 28, 2020), University of North Texas Libraries, UNT Digital Library, https://digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Special Collections.