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Mercenaries Convention #280492

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Oct 17, 1982
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Charlotte, North Carolina) Mercenaries' convention sponsored by "Soldiers of Fortune" mag. featured; films shown. [PEOPLE - explain their attendance at conv.] [G. Gordon LIDDY - explains mercenaries' attraction to him.] [Reverend Beth JOHNSON - compares glorification of war with celebration of cancer.] Objections to magazine by Concerned Citizens of Charlotte noted. [Org. spokesperson, JOHNSON - criticizes war for recreation.] [Publisher Robert BROWN - defs. prof. soldiers.] [Mercenary Mike WILLIAMS - equates mercenaries with doctors.] Appearance of General William Westmoreland (ret.) noted.
REPORTER: Wyatt Andrews

Andrews, Wyatt;
Dean, Morton

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