NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 06, 1981
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(Studio) Death of Teamsters' Union president Frank Fitzsimmons reported; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Fitzsimmons' career examined; films shown. His support for Ronald Reagan, Richard Nixon and Gerald Ford recalled. [June 13, 1976, FITZSIMMONS - defs. support of Nixon.] His relationship with Jimmy Hoffa discussed; possible successors Roy L. Williams, currently involved in FBI investigation, and secretary-treas. Roy Schoessling discussed. Next month's union convention said choosing new president
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine
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