NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 14, 1972
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(Studio) Former Air Force General John Lavelle's unauthorized bombing of North Vietnam subject of Senator hearings.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Air Force sergeant Lonnie Franks first revealed unauthorized strikes via letter to Senator from base in Thailand. [FRANKS - says at least 200 men knew about Lavelle's bombing.] [Retired Colonel Edward KING - says military men like Franks should not be punished for telling truth.] [Ret. Lieutenant Colonel Anthony HERBERT - says Westmoreland or Abrams should have made orders clearer, not subject to interpretation.]
REPORTER: Robert Goralski
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