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Nixon Health #231654

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 30, 1974
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(Studio) Former President Richard Nixon has brush with death following yesterday's surgery, but is some improved now.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Long Beach, California) Mrs. Pat Nixon and daughters Tricia and Julie visit Nixon this morning. [Hosp. spokesperson Norman NAGER - discusses Nixon's condition.] Flowers, cards and calls swamp hosp. [Former Press Secretary Ron ZIEGLER - says Nixon was close to death yesterday; Nixon has will to live, however.] Next report on Nixon's condition to come tomorrow.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

(Studio) Former President Nixon has no medical insurance to pay hosp. bills. Lawyers debts also building up; Rabbi Baruch Korff's legal fund set up for Nixon not nearly large enough to pay all legal fees; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Wagner, Richard

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