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Watergate Case / Cox #228572

CBS Evening News for Friday, May 18, 1973
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(Studio) Attorney General designate Elliot Richardson chooses Archibald Cox as special Watergate investigator.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [RICHARDSON - praises Cox for skill and integrity.] Cox is Harvard law professor and served as Solicitor-General under President John Kennedy. Cox's selection likely to improve Richardson's chances of confirmation as Attorney General
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Cox reacts to his appointment.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Cambridge, Massachusetts) [COX - says will do his best and will definitely carry out independent investigation.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob

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