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(Studio) Clifford living and wife Edith, who duped McGraw-Hill book company out of $750,000 for fake autobiography of Howard Hughes, pleaded guilty to some charges in Federal and state courts Other charges dropped.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(NYC) At Federal courthouse , Irvings plead guilty of conspiring to defraud McGraw-Hill. Mail fraud charge dropped. [IRVING - says comments will be made to probation officer.] [Attorney Maurice NESSEN - advises no more comments.] At state courthouse , they plead guilty to grand larceny and conspiracy. Sentencing scheduled for June 16.
REPORTER: Liz Trotta
- Chancellor, John;
- Trotta, Liz
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