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Kennedy Accident / Anderson Claims #205410

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 08, 1969
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(Studio) Columnist Jack Anderson says Senator Ed, Kennedy asked cousin, Joseph Gargan to take rap for driving car in which Mary Jo Kopechne killed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [KENNEDY - says delighted to cooperate with inquest. Column untrue and false. Returning to Massachusetts now. Hope inquest respectful of Kopechne's rights. Won't comment on exhuming body.]

(Studio) Ted Kennedy also denies driving Mary Jo to beach for midnight swim, as Anderson said.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Myer, John

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