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Carter / Vacation / Assassination Threat #500393

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 29, 1978
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(Studio) Secret Service and local lawmen's investigation into incident that may be threat on President Carter's life, as he ends vacation, reported.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Grand Teton Mt.) Carter's scheduled departure from Idaho Falls, ID, on Wednesday noted. Secret Service investigation of apparent threat against Carter's life, evidenced by message written on motel mirror in Idaho Falls and found by maid Kathe Wagoner [sic], who was knocked out by man in room, detailed. [WAGONER - wouldn't have described assailant to lawmen if she'd known she would have to go through such interrogations as she has.] Background on Wagoner given. Carter's activities in Tetons reported.
REPORTER: John Dancy (KIFI-TV newstape, Idaho Falls)

Brokaw, Tom

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