ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 14, 1973
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) Trial William Prater for Joe. Yablonski murders continues.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Erie, Pennsylvania) Paul Gilly, confessed member 3-man assassination team that murdered Yablonski family, says Prater helped plan killings and that they were ordered by UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Tony Boyle. Defense attys. David Rothman and Richard Sprague try to discredit story of Boyle connection. Witness reads letter from alleged conspirator to Boyle asking for $20,000. Describes deposit of $20,000 into account of alleged conspirators. Money perhaps used to pay killers. [UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) President Arnold MILLER - says UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) president has responsibility for spending UMW (United Mine Workers of America, International Union) funds.]
REPORTER: Jim Kincaid Artist: Anthony Accurso
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.