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White House Tapes / Sirica's Court #24370

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Dec 04, 1973
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(Studio) Former White House aide Lawrence Higby testifies former chief of staff H.R. Haldeman held only combinations to many locked White House cabinet files till mid November In Judge Sirica's court more testimony heard re: 18-min. gap in White House tape.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Presidential aide John Bennett testifies he checked red record button on Rose Mary Woods' tape recorder in November to make sure record button could not be depressed accidentally and erase tapes. Bennett's testimony raises further questions with regard to 18-min. gap in tape incling. identity of tape machine used by Miss Woods. Prosecutor Richard Ben-Veniste and Jill Volner deeply troubled over new development
REPORTER: David Schoumacher Artist: Freda Reiter

Schoumacher, David;
Smith, Howard K.

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