CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 29, 1976
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(Studio) Will purportedly written by Howard Hughes in 1968 filed in NV.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Clark Cnty., NV) Legal cnsl. for Mormon Church delivers will to cnty. clerk. Will divides estate among Hughes Med. Institution, Boy Scouts, Mormon Church, exwives Ella Rice and Jean Peters and personal aides and workers. [Mormon Church attorney Wilford KIRTON - explains type of will found.] Will found at Mormon Church offices in Salt Lake City. Will, in envelope addressed to President of Church, Spencer West Kimball, directed church to give envelope to Clark Cnty. clerk. [Mormon Church spokesperson Jerry CAHILL - quotes inscription on will.] Many say there's strong evidence that will is hoax. Reporter notes mistakes which point to hoax.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner
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