ABC Evening News for Friday, May 23, 1969
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(Studio) Anti-war protest from Arlington National Cemetery.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Honor Guard at Tomb of Unknown Soldier shown. Kentucky soldier, sergeant Michael Sanders, 1 of these until sent to Saigon after criticizing war in newspaper. [SANDERS - believes this is punishment for my exercise of free speech.] Saigon appointed said to be promotion; few believe it. Army Secretary Stanley Resor studies matter.
REPORTER: Bill Downs
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