CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 23, 1978
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(Studio) Death of former Mafia leader Joseph Colombo, Senior, in hospital in Newburgh, New York, reported Attempted assassination in 1971, resulting in his comatose state till death and in gang war that incld. murder of gangster Joey Gallo, noted. Films shown. Colombo's leadership of Italian-American civil rights group mentioned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
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