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Acheson Death / Tributes #12864

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 13, 1971
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(Studio) Tributes paid to ex-Secretary of State Dean Acheson by Nixon and others.

(DC) Acheson privately cnsld. John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson and Richard M. Nixon during 18 years retirement from political life. Harry S. Truman's tribute given. Aristocratic and autocratic Acheson tried to get Lyndon Johnson to change course in Vietnam. He lashed with his tongue: Adlai E. Stevenson; Walter Lippmann and Senator J. William Fulbright; tells anecdote re: Acheson and taxi driver.
REPORTER: Edward P. Morgan

Morgan, Edward P.

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