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CBS Evening News for
Wednesday, Dec 17, 2003

Headline: Thurmond / Illegitimate Daughter / Washington-Williams Interview (Part II)

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(Studio: Dan Rather) More of the exclusive “60 Minutes II” interview held with Essie Mae Washington-Williams†, the biracial daughter of the late Senator Strom Thurmond, about her decision to go public and Thurmond’s segregationist views; footage of Thurmond shown. [At press conference, WILLIAMS – says her children deserve the right to know; states she feels completely free.] [In interview, WILLIAMS – comments on Thurmond’s views.] More of the interview on “60 Minutes II” noted.

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Program Time:05:49:50 pm - 05:52:30 pm. Duration: 02:40
Reporters:Rather, Dan
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Record Number:744225