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White House Papers / Nixon, Ervin Meeting #997162

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 12, 1973
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(Studio) President agrees to meet with Senate Watergate committee chairperson Sam Ervin to discuss White House papers. Committee sends letter to President urging meeting to avoid Const. confrontation between committee and President
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Capitol Hill) Senate Watergate committee meets privately to ward off confrontation and prepare letter to President At hearings, Ervin announces President acceptance to meet with him. [ERVIN - says President agrees to meeting with Ervin alone.] No other representative may attend with Ervin.
REPORTER: Carl Stern

(Studio) Last chance for President to negotiate with committee with regard to White House papers. Senate Watergate committee considers subpoenaing papers if all else fails. Senator Howard Baker and Barry Goldwater urge President to make some move toward working out problems with committee
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Stern, Carl

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