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Cong. Sex Scandal / Hays-Ray / Overdose #246385

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 11, 1976
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(Studio) Representative Wayne Hays comes out of coma after overdose of sleeping pills. Doctors say he'll recover.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Barnesville, Ohio) Hays took excessive amount of pills. [Hays' Dr. Richard PHILLIPS - says doesn't know if Hays attempted suicide or not. Notes improvement in Hays' condition.] Pat Hays denies she is separated from husband due to his admitted affair with Elizabeth Ray. She conts. to stay by Hays at hospital.
REPORTER: Bernard Shaw

Rather, Dan;
Shaw, Bernard

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