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West Point / Navy Prank #220910

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 29, 1972
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(Studio) West Point's ghost is really a Navy prank.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Annapolis Naval Academy) Pregame pranks common. (Midshipmen William GRAVELL says prank aimed to embarrass West Point. Surprised West Point people fell for such obvious prank.]
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(West Point, New York) Cadets say really was a ghost. [Cadet commander Keith BAFKEN - explains why ghost cadets saw really wasn't prank.]
REPORTER: Richard O'Brien

Cronkite, Walter;
O'Brien, Richard;
Serafin, Barry

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