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Army Graft / Collins / Vietnam Clubs #443260

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 09, 1969
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(Studio) former booking agent for ofr. and NCO Clubs in Vietnam, June Collins, testifies that club mgrs. demanded kickbacks. When she complained she was boycotted; i.e., her acts not hired.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) [COLLINS - says corruption widespread in NCO Clubs. Don't know any custodian who doesn't get kickbacks.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Potential for graft in Vietnam. On 1 post, 42 clubs.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Long Binh, South Vietnam) 100s clubs in Vietnam. $9 million year operation here. Club shown. Clubs now have tighter accounting procedures.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

(Studio) Clubs operate on own income. Govt. accounting doesn't apply. Virtually no accounting in some.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Hager, Robert

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