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(Studio) House Crime Committee investigating organized crime in professional sports, hears testimony of Carlos Marcello of New Orleans, said to be head of Mafia there.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley
(DC) Marcello denies having financial interest in athletic teams or race tracks. Swears he quit illegal ventures 20 years ago after Kefauver committee hearings. Denies Mafia connections, saying he is land speculator, dealer in tomatoes. [Chief cncl., Joseph PHILLIPS - asks who Marcello sells tomatoes to.] [MARCELLO - says to fruit stands, grocery stores.]
REPORTER: Carl Stern
- Stern, Carl;
- Utley, Garrick
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