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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 20, 1980
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(Studio) Positions of Ford Motor Company and United States government with regard to allegedly defective transmissions outlined.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt

(DC) Today's hearings into matter examined; films shown. [Ambulance driver Rita GRAVEMAN - describes accident.] Death of Mrs. Edward Cannon's son when car slipped out of gear and entered nearby pond noted. [CANNON - describes experience.] Ford's defense stated. [Ford attorney William COLEMAN - comments.] Decision with regard to possible recall said not coming before 3 mos.; details given.
REPORTER: Nelson Benton (WITI-TV newstape)

Kuralt, Charles

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