NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 25, 1973
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(Studio) Former United Mine Workers' president Tony Boyle attempts suicide; condition critical. Boyle charged with ordering murder of rival Joseph Yablonski and family.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Doctors believed Boyle suffered from stroke till stomach pumped. [Boyle's physician Dr. Milton GUSACK - describes events leading to discovery of suicide attempt. Chances for survival very minimal.] Film from September 6, 1973, shown. Boyle taken into custody with regard to murder charges; scheduled to appear in court, today.
REPORTER: Gordon Graham
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