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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 23, 1970
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(Studio) North Vietnam prisoners of war list deepens concern for captured Americans
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Hanoi, North Vietnam) [NOV. 1967 FILM SHOWN.] [Lieutenant Commander John McCAIN - describes capture; shot down over North Vietnam while bombing.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Orange Park, Florida) Ms. Carol McCain waits for word on husband; sons Doug and Andrew need father. [Ms. McCAIN - says doesn't know how to help boys with sports.] Daughter Cindy doesn't remember father. [Ms. McCAIN - quotes 4th verse of Navy Hymn; says it's family motto.] [Doug McCAIN - says North Vietnam will keep father till war over; hopes it's soon.] [Cindy McCAIN - says wants father back.] [Ms. McCAIN - reads letter from husband; says he sounds depressed.]
REPORTER: John Laurence

(Hanoi, North Vietnam) [McCAIN - says loves wife; hopes to see her soon.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) McCain says recovered from wounds, well-treated; released prisoners of war reports McCain held in solitary for long periods.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Laurence, John
Duration:
00:06:30

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