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Connally / Indicted #32544

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 29, 1974
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(Studio) Former Secretary Treasury John Connally indicted. Connally accused of accepting bribes from dairy industry to influence increase in milk price supports.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) Grand jury forewoman Ada Chapman presents report to Judge George Hart with regard to Connally's role in milk industry bribes. Jake Jacobsen, former dairy ind. lobbyist, ready to plead guilty to charges and testify against Connally. Connally hires attorney Edward Bennet Williams to oppose prosecution.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher Artist: Freda Reiter

(Studio) Connally reacts to indictment.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Houston, Texas) [CONNALLY - states he never received money from Jacobsen. Plans to fight and win.]

Reasoner, Harry;
Schoumacher, David;
Smith, Howard K.

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