CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 27, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) 3 American POW's released by North Vietnam (Major Edward Elias, Lieutenant J. G. Mark Gartley, Norris Charles) arrive in Moscow, USSR , en route home. United States diplomatic mission deputy chief Adolph Dubs offers POW's sleeping qtrs., medical care, military transport hone; they refuse for sake of other prisoners.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Hanoi, North Vietnam) [GARTLEY - says committee picked them up so he feels he should return home with it.] [ELIAS - dislikes so much publicity. Says North Vietnam did not instruct them to keep secrets in debriefing.]
REPORTER: John Hart
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.