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Howard Hughes #220002

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 28, 1972
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(Studio) Author Clifford Irving admits wife Edith posed as Helga Hughes, cashing McGraw-Hill checks to Howard Hughes in Swiss bank.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(New York) [Attorney Maurice NESSEN - says Irving told New York District Attorney and Swiss authorities about incident, still insists on book's authenticity.]
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase

(Ibiza, Spain) [Earlier interview, wherein IRVING denies wife's implication in fraud, shown.]
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

(New York) [McGraw-Hill publications, Ted WEBBER - says impressed by apparent authenticity of manuscript, but recent devts. leave source unresolved.] [Hughes spokesman, Richard HANNAH - not surprised at new devts., further denies authenticity of book.]
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase

Reporter(s):
Chase, Sylvia;
Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Bill
Duration:
00:06:00

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