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(Studio) House Judiciary subcommittee holds hearings with regard to gun control.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) [Representative Robert McCLORY - unthinkable that Moore able to get gun after police had taken one away from her.] [Representative John ASHBROOK - says concern is with militant Indians and Students for a Democratic Society and their weapons. They're the problem, yet we hear of calls for confiscation of guns of average citizens.] [Assistant Treasury Secretary David MacDONALD - says there is fear of an illegal traffic of firearms.] [Representative William HUGHES - can't compare liquor in `20's with firearms now. How far do we go before facing up to problem.]
REPORTER: Barry Serafin
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Serafin, Barry
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