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Spy Ring / Walker Family #304540

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jun 07, 1985
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(Studio) Denial of bail for accused spy Jerry Whitworth, alleged member of John Walker's espionage operations, explained; films shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Norfolk, Virginia) Suspected ring leader John Walker examined; co-defs. Arthur and Michael Walker mentioned. [Former employee Helen GARRETT - describes John Walker's perception of self] [Former employee L.T. TEWELL - recalls John Walker's expertise at electronic surveillance] [Margaret WALKER - defs. father.] [Radio talk show host Debbie AIKEN - recalls John Walker identification himself as state organizer for Ku Klux Klan.] Former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard Bill Wilkinson noted Navy shipmate with Walker. [WILKINSON - remembers Navy days with Walker.] [Former employee R. K. PUMA - remembers Walker's sense of self-importance.] [GARRETT - notes his public display of patriotism.] Arthur Walker's lifestyle contrasted with that of brother's. [Vincent TIBERI - remembers Arthur.] Bros' parents described. Michael Walker's past reviewed. [Kathryn BAKER - recalls Michael Walker.]
REPORTER: Eric Engberg

Engberg, Eric;
Rather, Dan

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