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Revere Expense Acct. Auction #257568

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 26, 1978
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(Studio) Controversy over modern expense accts., include President Carter's proposals with regard to them, noted. Report is on New York City auction of early American documents that incld. expense account
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Report on auction of Paul Revere's expense account for ride from Boston to New York City to spread news of Boston Tea Party. Auction is held by Sotheby Parke Bernet. Revere's famous midnight ride and John Hancock's signature on expense account mentioned. [AUCTIONEER - takes bid and sells document.] Is reported that document sells for $70,000 to publisher Malcolm Forbes.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood Unsigned sketches

Cronkite, Walter;
Osgood, Charles

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