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NBC Evening News for
Thursday, Jan 17, 1974

Headline: 18-Min. Gap / White House Tape / FBI Probe


(Studio) FBI begins investigation of erasure of 18 mins. on White House tape. Special prosecutor Leon Jaworski requested FBI probe.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(White House) Dep. press secretary Gerald Warren says White House to cooperate with FBI probe. FBI probably won't interview President, according to Warren. Warren denies President ever asked Rose Mary Woods to become scapegoat for tape erasures. President still believes in Miss Woods and aide Steve Bull.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: News Content
Program Time:05:38:40 pm - 05:40:10 pm. Duration: 01:30
Record Number:473098
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Reporters:Brokaw, Tom; Chancellor, John
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