NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 05, 1984
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(NYC) Mobil Oil Company feud with "Wall Street Journal" over newspaper's article on oil company's Chicago office tower project and allegations of conflict of interest due to roles of Mobil chairperson Rawleigh Warner Junior's son-in-law realtor Percy Pyne IV, member of Galbreath-Ruffin Corporation real estate company examined; economy cost to "Journal" of Mobil's cancellation of all advertising with paper and boycott on all news releases and interviews considered. [Mobil vice president Herbert SCHMERTZ - criticizes "Wall Street Journal."] ["Journal" spokesperson Stewart PINKERTON - accuses Schmertz of self-serving lies.]
REPORTER: Mike Jensen
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.