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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 29, 1987
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Death of Henry Ford II reported

(NYC: Richard Valeriani) Ford's life and career, include takeover from grandfather at President Franklin Roosevelt's urging, reviewed; historical footage, photos shown. [Author David HALBERSTAM - notes Ford's effectiveness.] Failure of Edsel, Ford's firing of Lee Iacocca, affair with Kathleen DuRoss recalled. [FORD - praises his relationship with company] [HALBERSTAM - describes Ford's style.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Ford's comment on his extramarital affairs recalled.

Brokaw, Tom;
Valeriani, Richard

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