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White House Tapes / Rose Mary Woods #23860

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 27, 1973
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(Studio) White House tape played in Judge John Sirica's court for 1st time.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) President' personal secretary Rose Mary Woods returns to court to testify re: 18 minute gap in 1 tape. Questions intense with regard to Miss Woods' alleged accidental destruction of 18 mins. of tape. Demonstration of Miss Woods' destruction of tape shown in court, but assistant prosecutor Jill Volner notices Rose Mary Woods flubs demonstration. Damaged tape played; quality bad. Recreated demonstration involving tape machine, typewriter and lamp shown. Assistant prosecutor Jill Volner later visits Rose Mary Woods' office, but no comment follows for reporters
REPORTER: David Schoumacher Artist: Freda Reiter

Reasoner, Harry;
Schoumacher, David

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