CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 06, 1978
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(Studio) 10th anniversary of Robert Kennedy's assassination by Sirhan Sirhan, in Los Angeles after celebrating California 1968 president primary, recalled. Upcoming retrospective report on Kennedy noted as prepared by reporter who was at Kennedy's hotel on CBS News assignment at time of assassination and is also personal friend of Kennedy family.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(MacLean, Virginia) Overview given of Robert Kennedy family's life at present; children and brother, Edward, mentioned. Mrs. Ethel Kennedy's work in husband's memorial fndtn. described. [Mrs. KENNEDY - says raising her children, not keeping husband's memory alive, is central to her life. Discusses how faith has helped in aftermath of Robert's death. States opinion on what husband did for people.] Kennedy home, Hickory Hill, mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
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