ABC Evening News for
Sunday, Oct 04, 1981


Headline: Oswald Exhumation

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(Studio) Lee Harvey Oswald's assassination of John F. Kennedy recalled; exhumation of Oswald's remains today in effort to determine whether they are remains of Oswald or of another man and outcome reported.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Dallas, Texas) Marina Oswald Porter and British author Michael Eddowes noted present at exhumation; details given, films shown. [Witness Bill DEAR - describes scene.] Work of Baylor Univ. pathologists outlined. [Chief pathologist Dr. Linda NORTON - announces findings.] Reburial of body mentioned. Continue controversy as to whether Oswald acted alone or had accomplices in assassination of Kennedy noted.
REPORTER: Bob Sirkin

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Program Time:05:30:40 pm - 05:33:00 pm. Duration: 02:20
Reporters:Donaldson, Sam; Sirkin, Bob
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
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Record Number:68741