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Guyana Incident #255655

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 27, 1978
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(Studio) Guyanese officials' continued questioning of Tim and Michael Carter, of Boise, ID, and Michael Prokes, of Modesto, California, in connection with mass murder/suicides at Jonestown, Guyana, reported Note found on body of dead cult leader Jim Jones mentioned; United States officials' hope that it would be suicide note clearing up some mystery about events reported in vain.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Details about note given. FBI's request that writer's name not be used, due to uncertainty about her fate, noted. Other information learned, about State Department probe of reports that former United States embassy official covered up inhumane conditions and treatment at Jonestown, reported Official said cleared. Jim Jones and Peoples Temple mentioned.
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Cronkite, Walter;
Tucker, Lem

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