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Howard Hughes #222435

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Mar 09, 1972
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(Studio) In NYC, Federal and county grand juries indict author Clifford Irving and wife, Edith, for role in discredited autobiography of Howard Hughes. County grand jury also indicts researcher Richard Suskind.
REPORTER: Charles Collingwood

(NYC) Charges against the Irvings and Suskind range from mail fraud to conspiracy. Govt. reveals its version of how book was written. [Assistant U.S. Attorney Robert MORVILLO - says tapes made in Ibiza, Spain, with Irving and Suskind alternating Hughes' role. Info. for book came from NYC public library, files of Los Angeles "Times", Time - Life, Incorporated, transcripts from Library of Congress, and some made up, false info.] pleas of guilty or innocent will be made Monday
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase

Reporter(s):
Chase, Sylvia;
Collingwood, Charles
Duration:
00:02:50

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