TITLE

Gas Rationing

AUTHOR(S)
Marshall, Eliot
PUB. DATE
November 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;11/24/73, Vol. 169 Issue 21, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the energy shortage in the U.S. Attribution of the problem to Arab embargo; Possibility of gasoline riots in the U.S.; Imposition of restrictions on fuel use; Steps taken by U.S. government for gasoline rationing; Argument that rationing by coupon would be extremely difficult to administer; Information that in World War II every car owner was assigned to a local board, classified by need and given coupons entitling him to a weekly ration of gas.
ACCESSION #
10240785

 

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