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Hearst Kidnapping #232860

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 12, 1974
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(Studio) Patricia Hearst contacts parents for 1st time since abduction by way of tape sent by kidnappers to Berkeley radio station KPFA.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(San Francisco, California) [News director Paul FISCHER - discusses tape's contents.] Symbionese Liberation Army requests Randolph Hearst donate $70 worth of food for each needy person in California before kidnappers will consider releasing Patricia. Symbionese Liberation Army spokesperson preludes Patricia's conversation on tape. [Patricia HEARST - discusses her physical and mental condition and liberation army's demands.] [Father, Randolph HEARST - doesn't know if he can comply with demands.] Kidnappers' demands to cost over $130 million.
REPORTER: Richard Threlkeld

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Threlkeld, Richard
Duration:
00:03:50

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