NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 05, 1984
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(Studio) John F. Kennedy's secret taping of Oval Ofc. conversations recalled.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Boston, Massachusetts) Tapes released by Kennedy Library of discussion between Kennedy and Martin Luther King, Junior, on civil rights movement and others featured; 1960s films shown. [Voice of KING - discusses tension in South over civil rights; then-Alabama Governor George Wallace mentioned; remarks transcribed on screen.] [Voice of Jackson, Mississippi, Mayor Allen THOMPSON and KENNEDY - joke about Thompson denouncing Kennedy in public, but not in private; remarks transcribed on screen.] [Voice of KENNEDY and Mayor Richard DALEY - discuss Roland Libonati; remarks transcribed on screen.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs