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Bermuda / Sharples Murder #227593

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 13, 1973
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(Studio) Authorities search for murderer Governor Sharples in Bermuda.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Bermuda) [Bermuda Police Commissioner Leroy CLARKE - says asking that all handguns be turned in to police.] Statement by widow, Lady Sharples, read by acting Governor I.A.C. Caneer. [CANEER - reads statement of feeling that murders temporary madness.] [Opposition Party leader Walter ROBINSON - says blacks discriminated against in Bermuda.] Murders of Sharples and his aide may have been racially motivated, but so far very little known by Scotland Yard.
REPORTER: Robert Schakne

Cronkite, Walter;
Schakne, Robert

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