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CIA / Ashland Oil / Nixon #241352

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 08, 1975
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(Studio) Securities and Exchange Commission report says CIA paid $100,000 to Ashland Oil Company in 5-yr. period. Report says Ashland paid $357,000 to representatives in 3 African and Central American cntrys. Chairperson special Senate committee studying CIA, Frank Church, says considering hearing Richard Nixon's testimony.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Committee decided what CIA did, but not how high assassination talk went in Kennedy and Eisenhower admins. [CHURCH - says if Nixon has knowledge that could be useful, committee will look into it.] Retired Major General Edward Lansdale testifies. He has said he transmitted orders from Attorney General Robert Kennedy to CIA to plan getting rid of Castro.
REPORTER: Daniel Schorr

Mudd, Roger;
Schorr, Daniel

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