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Letter Bombs #246419

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 15, 1976
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(Studio) FBI says letter bombs found in 7 cities part of big extortion plot aimed at big business.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(DC) Film of Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner and Smith building in New York City shown. Letter bomb exploded here, injuring 4. 12 more found in various cities. Corps. had earlier received threatening letters, demanding $ millions. Letters mailed from Texarkana, Texas, and Atlanta, Texas. Film at Texarkana, Texas, shown. [Postal Inspector, Texarkana, Texas, R. C. WILLIAMS, JR. - explains prescribed procedure being carried out.] FBI Director Clarence Kelley calls press conference Film shown. Kelley describes bombs, shows mock-up. [KELLEY - warns public.] Kelley's remarks re capped.
REPORTER: Fred Graham

Graham, Fred;
Mudd, Roger

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