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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 29, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Death of Henry Ford II reported

(NYC: Ray Brady) Ford's life and career reviewed; historical footage, photos shown. [Son, Edsel FORD II - announces father's death.] President Franklin Roosevelt recalled pulling Ford from Navy to take over from grandfather. [Historian David HALBERSTAM - notes Ford's role as symbol to post-war American mgrs.] Success of Mustang, failures of Edsel and Pinto reviewed. [FORD - won't lament the past.] [HALBERSTAM - describes Ford's style.]

Brady, Ray;
Rather, Dan

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