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Haley Death #342771

CBS Evening News for Monday, Feb 10, 1992
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Death of author Alex Haley, the Pulitzer Prize winner for "Roots," reported. [HALEY - talks about "Roots".] Scenes shown from "Roots" television miniseries. [NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) Benjamin HOOKS - comments on Haley.] Historical footage shown of Malcolm X speaking; Haley's "Autobiography of Malcolm X" mentioned. [Widow of Malcolm X Betty SHABAZZ - comments on "Roots".] Haley reported working on a book about his hometown of Henning, Tennessee, at the time of his death.

Rather, Dan

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