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Ford / White House Tapes Issue #23375

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 19, 1973
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(Studio) Vice President designate Gerald Ford embroiled in White House tapes issue. Senator Edward Kennedy's comment with regard to Ford and tapes reviewed.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Knoxville, Tennessee) Ford refuses to comment on tapes aboard plane before spking. engagement in Knoxville, Tennessee. During Knoxville press conf., Ford questioned about Kennedy's comment. [FORD - states he and Kennedy may have difference of opinion.] Ford asked about answer to confirmation committee if Ford's opinion differs from President' with regard to tapes. [FORD - states he will answer all questions at confirmation hearings honestly.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.

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