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Letter Bombs #488678

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 15, 1976
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(Studio) FBI says letter bombs mailed around country part of extortion plot. Clarence Kelley says 200 companies have received extortion letters since last fall. Other bombs may be en route Bombs described.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) April 14, 1976, film of New York City mail operation shown. Extortion letters described. FBI Director Kelley warns public. [KELLEY - speaks to reporters re: situation.] FBI agents concentrate on N.E. Texas area where letters originate. NBC learns some of original letters signed B.A. Fox; demanded money be sent to post office box in Mexico. Bombs followed up by letters signed J. Foxworth. Names thought phony.
REPORTER: Carl Stern

(Studio) FBI description of bombs repeated.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl

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