CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 23, 1985
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(Studio) Death of Sam Ervin reported; his role as chairperson of Senate Watergate hearings that forced Richard Nixon's resignation recalled.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(No location given) Ervin's life and political career reviewed; photos, films shown. His confrontations with Robert Kennedy remembered. [During hearings, ERVIN - thinks Watergate is greater tragedy for nation than Civil War; challenges John Ehrlichman's testimony on Dan. Ellsberg; jokes about his Harvard education]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton
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