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England / Knight Spy #261112

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 1979
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(Studio) Prime Min. Margaret Thatcher's revelation that adviser to queen was 4th man in USSR spy scandal during World War II reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) Sir Anthony Blunt's espionage activities, along with Kim Philby, Donald Maclean, Guy Burgess, examined; films, photos shown. Author Andrew Boyle's claim that 5th member of spy ring, code-named "Basil," is living in United States noted. [BOYLE - says person is American citizen now.] Buckingham Palace reported stripping Blunt of knighthood; his whereabouts reported unknown as of yesterday.
REPORTER: Doug Tunnell

Cronkite, Walter;
Tunnell, Doug

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