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Mills Version / Mon. Incident #231277

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 10, 1974
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(Studio) Representative Wilbur Mills issues explanation for brush with police early Monday morning.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Mills side of story given, compared with police report
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Washington, DC incident may affect Mills' congress race.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Little Rock, Arkansas) Mills trying to capture 18th term in Congress, but election may not be so easy this time. Opponent Judy Petty may have chance at congress seat. Voter reaction to Mills incident reviewed. [Mrs. PETTY - refuses to dwell on Mills' personal problems.] [MILLS - defends contribution to his campaign. Says he didn't know it was corporate money.]
REPORTER: David Dick

Cronkite, Walter;
Dick, David;
Mudd, Roger

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