CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 09, 1973
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(Studio) John Downey, CIA agent held prisoner in China 20 years, to be released Monday Release speeded by news that Downey's mother critically ill. Also to be released are 2 pilots shot down in Vietnam war. Major Philip Smith and Lieutenant Commander Robert Flynn. (5:31:10 - 5:31:30 VIDEO DIFFICULTY)
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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