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Ford / Nixon Pardon / Subcommittee Testimony #28548

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 01, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford willing to appear before House judiciary subcommittee to answer questions with regard to Nixon pardon. Only George Washington and Abraham Lincoln ever testified while in office.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [Committee chairperson William HUNGATE - praises Ford's forthrightness and openness.] Ford to answer 14 questions; live television to be permitted. [Representative George DANIELSON - urges subcommittee not to be overwhelmed by Ford's appearance and forget reasons for it.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Studio) ABC to carry live Ford's testimony before subcommittee
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Donaldson, Sam;
Reasoner, Harry;
Smith, Howard K.

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