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Ford / Brown Rebuked #29152

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 13, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford publicly rebukes General George Brown, chairperson joint chiefs of staff, for remarks made about Jews.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Brown's remarks outlined. Pentagon reacts to Brown's statements made at Duke Univ. [Defense Department spokesperson Bill BEECHER - reads letter of apology from Brown.] Jewish war vets also receive apology, but refuse to accept it. [Executive director Jewish war vets, Seymour WEISMAN - urges President Ford to publicly disavow Brown's statement.] Senator William Proxmire and B'nai B'rith call for Brown's resignation.
REPORTER: Frank Tomlinson

Reasoner, Harry;
Tomlinson, Frank

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