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Teamsters Union Convention #459163

NBC Evening News for Monday, Jul 05, 1971
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(Studio) At teamsters union convention UAW (United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America) President Leonard Woodcock says James R. Hoffa political prisoner.
REPORTER: Edwin Newman

(Miami Beach, Florida) [Mrs. James R. HOFFA - says husband hopes for successful conv.] Frank Fitzsimmons opposed by Don Vestal in union president election. [VESTAL - says trying to halt dictatorship of Hoffa and Fitzsimmons; tells of physical harassment for campaign.] [FITZSIMMONS - says Hoffa good friend but will run union in own way.]
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Levine, Irving R.;
Newman, Edwin

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