CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 30, 1976
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(Studio) Court proceedings begin to decide if Howard R. Hughes will found is authentic. Named executor of will, Noah Dietrich, files to have will probated.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Los Angeles, California) [Handwriting expert Charles HAMILTON - says will is in Hughes' handwriting.] Melvin Dummar of Willard, UT, recs. $150 million if will authentic. Dummar says 2 mos. before will written, he gave stranger ride to Sands Hotel. Man identified self as Hughes.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner
(Willard, UT) Dummar owns gasoline station Cancels news conference Father says he's sedated and is suffering from mental strain. [Arnold DUMMAR - says son shook up.] Dummar appeared on television game shows, "Hollywood Squares "and "Lets Make A Deal" last year Prizes noted. Fil's clip of "Hollywood Squares" shown.
REPORTER: Richard Wagner (KSL-TV)
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