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Military Corruption Hearings #214964

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Feb 18, 1971
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(Studio) 2nd day of Senator testimony into corruption in United States military clubs and post exchanges.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Vice President James Beam Distillers, Melvin PETERSON - in response to questions, says condoned establishment of villa in South Vietnam by William Crum for post exchange officers, had no choice, since informed of it after fact.] [Senator Chas. H. PERCY - asks if made clear practices would not be condoned in future.] [PETERSON - no; in response to further questions, says Crum involved in providing villa for government employees, to get to know them.] Committee to decide whether to call military witnesses.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Cronkite, Walter;
Schoumacher, David

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