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Bakers' Death / Power Cut Off #226929

CBS Evening News for Friday, Dec 28, 1973
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(Studio) In Schenectady, New York, funeral services held for Mr. and Mrs. Frank Baker found dead in home on Christmas Eve. Police investigate possibility of their freezing to death after power company cut off heat.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Schenectady, New York) [Saint Columbia Church's Reverend James MURPHY - says all feel guilt over couple's death.] Bakers' background discussed. Neighbor recalls Bakers for CBS. Couple's daughter refuses to discuss parents' death. New York legislature proposed to stop power company from arbitrarily shutting off power. [Niagara-Mohawk Power Corporation William DONLON - says power company investigates own actions.]
REPORTER: Sharron Lovejoy

Lovejoy, Sharron;
Mudd, Roger

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