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Kennedy Accident / Sorensen #204835

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 31, 1969
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(Studio) Kennedy friend and advisor, Theodore (Ted) Sorensen, talks about Ted Kennedy future.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) [SORENSEN - says Ted Kennedy would be more comfortable out of race. Prospects damaged if not destroyed. It's inexplicable why he and other 2 men didn't call authorities. Ted Kennedy has said whole incident was inexplicable; he would agree he should have called police. He called from telephone across harbor the next morning because hotel telephone was not private. Apparently Markham and Gargan couldn't dissuade him from swimming across.]
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert

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