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18-Min. Gap / White House Tape / Probe Continues #230850

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 17, 1974
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(Studio) Investigation into 18-min. erasure of White House tape conts. with FBI probe at White House and in Judge John Sirica's ctroom.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Rose Mary Woods' attorney Charles Rhyne hopes to prove others involved in erasure of tape besides his client. Secret Service agent Louis Sims testifies under tough questioning from prosecutor Richard Ben-Veniste. Sims outlines more tape information involving Stephen Bull, John Dean, and Fred Buzhardt. Rhyne reveals 4 more tape recorders exist in Secret Service storeroom identical to Miss Woods' tape recorder, suggesting someone erased tape on 1 of those machines.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Cronkite, Walter;
Graham, Fred

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