• Short Summary

    GOVERNOR GEORGE WALLACE OF ALABAMA SAID DURING A TAPING OF NBC'S +TODAY+ SHOW YESTERDAY THAT ALTHOUGH HE COULD NOT PROVE IT HE BELIEVED THAT ARTHUR BREMER, THE MAN WHO SHOT HIM TWO YEARS AGO--PARALYSING WALLACE FROM THE WAIST DOWN--DID NOT ACT ALONE.

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    WALLACE IN WHEEL CHAIR AFTER TV APPEARANCE SURROUNDED BY REPORTERS, SAYING IN RESPONSE TO QUESTIONS, +IF I EVER GET TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS, I DON'T THINK HE (BREMER) WAS A LONER.+ ASKED WHETHER BREMER COULD HAVE BEEN CONNECTED TO ANY OF THE WATERGATE CONSPIRATORS SUCH AS GORDON LIDDY, AND IF SO, WHETHER PRESIDENT NIXON WAS AWARE OF SUCH ALLEGED ASSOCIATION, WALLACE, REPLIED: +I WANT TO SAY THAT I DON'T WANT TO IMPLY BY ONE IOTA THAT THE PRESIDENT OF THE COUNTRY KNEW ANYTHING ABOUT IT ..BUT HOW DID BREMER ACQUIRE CARS, MAKE TRIPS, STAY AT THE WALDORF? THE FBI SAYS BREMER IS A LONER. I JUST FEEL THERE ARE UNANSWERED QUESTIONS, BUT I POINT NO ACCUSATION TOWARD ANYONE.




    Initials REUTERS/MS


    TONY GUIDA
    +WALLACE+
    ED. NOTE: PICTURES IS HOT IN PLACES DUE TO POOR LIGHTING.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: GOVERNOR GEORGE WALLACE OF ALABAMA SAID DURING A TAPING OF NBC'S +TODAY+ SHOW YESTERDAY THAT ALTHOUGH HE COULD NOT PROVE IT HE BELIEVED THAT ARTHUR BREMER, THE MAN WHO SHOT HIM TWO YEARS AGO--PARALYSING WALLACE FROM THE WAIST DOWN--DID NOT ACT ALONE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5L69GDNG1K4ZZKFYTFLQ0WHGZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA5L69GDNG1K4ZZKFYTFLQ0WHGZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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