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Person of The Week (Katherine Graham) #134577

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 10, 1991
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Katherine Graham, who retired yesterday as the chief executive officer of the "Washington Post", profiled; scenes shown. [GRAHAM - talks about role of a newspaper and her job.] [Executive editor Benjamin BRADLEE - talks about Graham.] Graham's background reviewed; photos shown. Graham recalled deciding in 1971 to publish the Pentagon Papers. [GRAHAM, author David HALBERSTAM - talk about this key decision.] Coverage of the Watergate issue by "Post" reporters Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward recalled; clip shown from film "All the President's Men". [In 1974, President Richard NIXON - resigns.] [GRAHAM - comments further.]

Jennings, Peter

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