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The Watergate Tapes / Inmate Production #239171

CBS Evening News for Friday, Mar 21, 1975
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(Studio) 2 years ago, famous John Dean, Richard Nixon conversation took place with regard to Watergate. Tonight and this wkend., White House conversations to be reenacted in ironic setting.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Norfolk, Massachusetts) Massachusetts correctional institution in Norfolk scene of unusual play, "The" "Watergate Tapes." Several inmates staging production for fellow inmates. Characters in Watergate saga played by robbers, murderers, etc. [Director Mark FRECHETTE - believes play good for inmates; reasons given. Scenes from dress rehearsal shown. [Nixon character, Terry BERNHARD - says he was so disgusted with federal government, Nixon etc., he committed robbery.] [Supt. Larry MEACHUM - says prison wouldn't attempt to censor production.]
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Mudd, Roger;
Osgood, Charles

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