ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 08, 1978
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(Studio) Death of former heavyweight boxing champ Gene Tunney in Greenwich, Connecticut, reported.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(NYC) Details about Tunney's most famous fight, with Jack Dempsey at Chicago's Soldier Field in 1927 given. Film shown. Radio broadcast of fight by Graham MacNamee mentioned; audio tape played. Famous delayed count in fight described.
REPORTER: James Walker
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