NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 04, 1971
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(Studio) Report on terror from Nashville, Tennessee, to Jacksonville, Florida.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Jacksonville, Florida) Hijacker of plane, real estate man, George M. Giffe, charters plane in Nashville. Orders plane to Bahamas, West Indies; FBI shoots tires on refueling stop in Florida. [FBI spokesperson James O'CONNOR - describes shots.] Giffe shot wife, pilot, and self. "Bomb" turned out to be box of papers. Nashville police find suicide notes in his car. Other hijacker, Bobby Wayne Wallace, held. Co-pilot escapes injury.
REPORTER: Fred Briggs (WFGA-TV)
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