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Don’t water lawns during water shortage!

The Story

Toronto residents are ignoring warnings to stop watering lawns during a water shortage.

Medium: Television
Program: CBC News
Broadcast Date: July 20, 1978
Reporter: Bill Harrington
Duration: 1:45


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