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Callaway Investigation / Colorado Newspaper #245797

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 08, 1976
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(Studio) Senate hearing begins with regard to ex-Ford campaign manager Howard "Bo" Callaway.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Senator Interior Committee investigator, Owen Malone, tells how Callaway as Army Secretary tried to get Forest Service okay for his ski resort expansion. [MALONE - says some direction from Washington, DC may have passed to Colorado with regard to expansion. No Positive proof of such.] Agriculture Secretary Earl Butz wrote memo. urging quick consideration of Callaway's project.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(New York) [BUTZ - says investigator misquoted this thing.]
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(DC) Callaway to discuss controversy Saturday
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(Studio) Crested Butte, Colorado, newspaper 1st brought story to public attention
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Crested Butte, Colorado) Weekly newspaper, "Crested Butte Chronicle", 1st made charges against Callaway. Town divided over issue. Angry busmen. withdrew ads from paper. [Boycott organization Bill SWEITZER - says doesn't need publicly aired personal opinions.] Sweitzer denies officials of Callaway's development corporation are behind boycott.
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser

(DC) [Edward "Crested Butte Chronicle" Myles ARBER - says some business that withdrew ads that said they were pressured by ski area and development corperate officers]
REPORTER: Nelson Benton

(Crested Butte, Colorado) End probably in sight for "Chronicle."
REPORTER: Betty Ann Bowser

Reporter(s):
Benton, Nelson;
Bowser, Betty Ann;
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:03:40

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