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Marx / Court Case / Conservatorship #251596

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 21, 1977
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(Studio) Court case conts. in Santa Monica, California, with regard to comedian Groucho Marx's companion Erin Fleming. Former nurse of Marx says Fleming screamed at Marx once for hour to get him to sign document; brother Zeppo Marx says Groucho loves Fleming.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Santa Monica, California) Of 3 film stars and comedians, Harpo, Chico and Groucho, only latter still alive; he came out earlier in year to accept Hollywood tribute. (Film shown.) [MARX - accepts honor.] Marx is invalid and subject of court battle to determine his conservator, between Fleming and Groucho's son Arthur Marx. Wednesday night, Judge Edward Rafeedie visited with Groucho; temporary conservator expected to be named Friday
REPORTER: Harold Dow

Cronkite, Walter;
Dow, Harold

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