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Hughes Will / Dummar #43209

ABC Evening News for Saturday, May 01, 1976
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(Studio) Melvin Dummar says life has become nightmare since Howard Hughes' will found that leaves him $125 million.
REPORTER: Steve Bell

(Willard, UT) Service station operator Dummar faces press. [DUMMAR - describes finding man in desert who was bleeding and giving him ride. Tells of heckling, harassing calls he has recd.] Attorney Stan Banks and cousin Ron Brown advising Dummar. Dummar, wife and 4 children want to lead simple life.
REPORTER: Chuck Henry

Bell, Steve;
Henry, Chuck

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