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Analysis (Mills / Washington, DC Incident) #231348

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 15, 1974
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(S)Annabel Battistella, former stripper, tells Associated Press in telephone interview Representative Wilbur Mills' account of last week's bizarre incident involving both of them is accurate. Eric Sevareid discusses incident.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Questionable acts by politicians can ruin careers. President Ford's pardoning Richard Nixon, Allen Greenspan's remarks with regard to stkbrokers. are recent exs. Mills' involvement in racy activity last Monday morning could possibly cause defeat in upcoming congress election. Possible reason for Mills' actions discussed. Press won't leave Mills alone.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid

Cronkite, Walter;
Sevareid, Eric

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