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Nixon / Subpoenas / Funds / Memoirs #478566

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 29, 1974
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(Studio) Ex-President Richard Nixon served with 2 subpoenas. 1 commands him to appear at Watergate trial. 2nd orders him to give sworn statement in Santa Ana with regard to 1971 rally where protesters barred. Admin. asks Congress for $850,000 for Nixon's transition to private life.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Money to be spent before next Jul. To get $450,000 for expenses. He'll get $60,000 year pension and salary for aides of $96,000. President Ford asks for $244,000 for miscellaneous. Nixon could be given $400,000 per yr. for rest of life. Can use salary money to pay attys.
REPORTER: Ford Rowan

(Studio) Nixon literary agent asks $4 million for his memoirs. Would be paid over 10 years
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Rowan, Ford

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