ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 19, 1974
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(Studio) Judge John Sirica, now age 70, retires from post as chief judge of DC federal court
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Sirica's birthday cake supplied by pastry shop at Watergate hotel. Newsmen hold birthday celebration for Sirica. [SIRICA - doesn't mind criticism from public on case decisions.] Asked about making decisions. [SIRICA - outlines his philosophy in making legal decision.] Questioned about moral fiber of US. [SIRICA - urges young people to have faith in government Thinks United States to come out of Watergate stronger and more united.]
REPORTER: David Schoumacher
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