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Shevchenko Affair #255056

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 12, 1978
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(Studio) Update on USSR defector and former United Nations employee Arkady Shevchenko's situation since paid female companion began talking publicly about relationship given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Book publishers' apparent agreement with Judy Chavez to publish her still-to-be-written book about relations with Shevchenko noted. Film of Shevchenko at United Nations shown. Chavez' claim that Shevchenko used taxpayers money, with help from CIA, to pay her stated. [CHAVEZ - is still fond of Arkady.] Film of Carter news conference earlier in week shown. [President CARTER - says if woman's figs. are accurate, which they aren't, it would be highly inflationary.] [CHAVEZ - comments on Carter's remarks.]
REPORTER: Bill McLaughlin

Cronkite, Walter;
McLaughlin, Bill

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