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Datsun Cover-up #258585

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 30, 1978
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(Studio) Concealment of Datsun trade name on trucks bought by United States Army featured.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Kansas City, Missouri) United States Army Corps of Engineers said embarrassed by purchase of many foreign-made Datsuns in Kansas City, Missouri, area. [Dep. dist. engnr. Colonel H. Cliff GOODSON - speaks of concerns and efforts to correct situation. Notes Kansas City automobile industry] Order said issued to cover up tailgate markings on trucks. Various ways of doing so shown. [GOODSON - speaks further with regard to matter.] Rescinding of order noted. Watergate-tailgate relationship noted.
REPORTER: Charles Osgood

Osgood, Charles;
Rather, Dan

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