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ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 02, 1977
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(Studio) House hearings on relations between network television and sports and testimony of representatives from ABC and NBC noted. CBS representatives to testify on Thursday
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) Report on hearings; specific questioning with regard to ABC boxing match, NBC ads and CBS tennis tournament cited. (Film shown.) [Representative Edward MARKEY - cites situation with regard to ABC boxing match and his disbelief with regard to how it came to be.] [ABC Sports Vice President James SPENCE - thinks it's true.] [ABC News and Sports president Roone ARLEDGE - talks of problems involved in investigation.] Subcommittee 's concerns listed.
REPORTER: Charles Gibson

Gibson, Charles;
Reynolds, Frank

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