CBS Evening News for Friday, May 12, 1972
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(Studio) 8 days on job as FBI Director, Patrick Gray makes changes in policies of late J. Edgar Hoover: drops barrier to women as agents; liberalizes dress standards; opens some FBI operations to public scrutiny.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(NYC) [Acting FBI Director, L. Patrick GRAY - says FBI belongs to the people. Describes reasoning in hiring women for agents. Says changes merely indicate change in style between himself and Hoover; no change in substance.]
REPORTER: Richard O'Brien
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