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CBS Takeover Attempts / Turner #303054

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 18, 1985
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(Studio) Reaction of groups associated with Senator Jesse Helms to Ted Turner's efforts to take over CBS, Inc quoted
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(NYC) Turner's opening move in takeover attempt examined; films shown. [TURNER - is excited.] Turner's offer to CBS stockholders explained, outlined on screen. [TURNER - notes goal of move.] [Analysts Edward ATORINO, Fred ANSCHEL, Tony HOFFMAN - react to Turner's plans.] Predicted CBS response noted; Turner denying ideological motive in takeover attempts said supported by Fairness in Media group. [Fairness in Media spokesperson Carter WRENN - cites agreement with Turner.] [TURNER - acknowledge time frame involved.]

(Studio) Turner mentioned meeting tomorrow with FCC.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Brady, Ray;
Rather, Dan

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