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White House Papers / Nixon, Ervin Meeting #26703

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 12, 1973
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(Studio) President agrees to meet with Senate Watergate committee chairperson Sam Ervin to discuss White House papers bearing on Watergate, Senator hearings.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Capitol Hill) Senators meet privately and decide to send letter to President on White House papers. Ervin announces President' reply during hearings. [ERVIN - reads letter written by Senate committee Calls President to restate request and President agrees to meet with chairperson Ervin alone.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(White House) White House spokesperson says President to remain adamant on relinquishing certain official documents and appearing before Senate Watergate committee Compromise not ruled out between President and Senate committee REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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