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ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 31, 1979
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(Studio) Further developments in Robert Vesco case with regard to resignation of grand jury foreman in Washington, DC amidst chgs. of Justice Department's alleged cover-up to protect White House aides reported Denial by Justice Department official re: perjury of White House aide outlined.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Plains, Georgia) President Carter quoted with regard to report of possible perjury by aide. [CARTER - comments on allegations that Attorney General Griffin Bell involved in cover-up.] Imprisonment of Nixon administration officials in Watergate cover-up recalled. Carter's walking tour of downtown Plains shown. [CARTER and MAN - comment on friend's weight.] [CARTER - talks to crowd mbrs.; clarifies "Killer Rabbit" story.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

Donaldson, Sam;
Reynolds, Frank

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