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Clemency Plan #478903

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 18, 1974
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(Studio) Pentagon reports 150 draft dodgers and deserters call Defense Department for information with regard to President' clemency plan. Fort Benjamin Harrison, IN, is installation chosen for processing deserters and evaders taking advantage of clemency program.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Fort Benjamin Harrison, IN) [Colonel Leonard REED - believes eligibility for plan should be determined before going to military installation.] Deserters could be freed of military obligations if satisfied with dishonorable discharge.
REPORTER: Rebecca Bell

(Studio) All imprisoned draft evaders released from prison till cases can be reviewed by clemency board
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(San Francisco, California) Chris Musser's homecoming shown after release from prison. Musser says he played ping pong with Herbert Kalmbach while in prison. [MUSSER - says he's glad to be home and doesn't plan to return to prison.]
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Bell, Rebecca;
Chancellor, John;
Perkins, Jack

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