× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Sarant #538517

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 08, 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: John Palmer

(Farmingdale, New York) 1950 arrest and later execution of Julius and Ethel Rosenberg for allegedly spying for USSR recalled; films shown. [Retired FBI agent Jack O'TOOLE - recalls that many under investigation by FBI for espionage left the cntry.] Disappearance of Alfred Sarant, friend of the Rosenbergs, who was investigated by FBI but never charged, reviewed. [USSR emigre and Harvard instructor Dr. Mark KUCHMIN - notes another Soviet emigre he met claimed his boss in USSR was American known as Phillipe Georgovich Stourous.] Stourous' role in developing missile guidance systems computers noted. [KUCHMIN - explains discovering that Stourous is Sarant; believes Sarant/Stourous' life in USSR was unhappy, both personally and ideologically.]
REPORTER: Bill Brown

Reporter(s):
Brown, Bill;
Palmer, John
Duration:
00:03:30

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:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.