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Ford Thanksgiving / Protest / King Death #237899

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 27, 1975
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(Studio) Report on President Ford's Thanksgiving.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) President, wife and daughter Susan attend church at Saint John's Episcopal Church. [FORD - says have happy Thanksgiving.] Comedian Dick Gregory and activist Ralph Abernathy lead march asking Ford to reopen case of Dr. Martin Luther King's assassination. [ABERNATHY - wants case reopened and public apology made to King's family. Feels more than 1 person involved.] Justice Department to see if case to be reopened.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) In Kenya, Coretta King says appears to have been conspiracy in death of husband and links government agencies to it. Says she had no facts.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:10

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