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Ernest Morgan Release #38139

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 12, 1975
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(Studio) Colonel Ernest Morgan freed by Lebanese guerrillas. Reasons given by captors: Morgan a Negro; confessed he was a spy; United States met ransom demands for Beirut supplies. Morgan denies being spy; United States denies sending ransom supplies.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(Petersburg, Virginia) Morgan family featured. [Mother Evelyn Morgan JOHNSON - sobs.] [Brother Sherman MORGAN - gets news by phone.] [JOHNSON - expresses gratitude for release of son.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

Reporter(s):
Koppel, Ted;
Tucker, Lem
Duration:
00:02:30

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