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Idaho / Bombings #312348

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 30, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Coeur d'Alene, ID: John Blackstone) Atmosphere here following series of bombings yesterday examined; scenes shown. City noted headquarters for neo- Nazi organization Aryan Nation Church. [MAN - resents such terrorism.] [Mayor Frank PREMO - notes public's concern.] [MAN - refers to unnamed "sick" residents.] Community's incrd. opposition to Aryan Nation Church's presence and fear of retaliation for speaking out noted illustrated by bombing of Rev. Bill Wassmuth's home after he publicly condemned organization [WASSMUTH - feels whole town is now vulnerable.] [Anti-Nazi activist Flora BOWERS - describes threatening telephone call.] [Aryan Nation leader Richard BUTLER - blames Marxists for bombings.]

Blackstone, John;
Rather, Dan

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