CBS Evening News for Monday, Jun 17, 1991
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.
(Washington: Bruce Morton) Removal of President Zachary Taylor's remains from a crypt so they can be tested for traces of arsenic poisoning featured; scenes shown from Louisville, Kentucky. [Historians Clara RISING, E.B. Smith, Taylor descendant Helene RUFFY - offer differing opinions on Taylor's death.] Issue of whether he died of natural causes or was murdered reiterated.
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