SEE IT NOW: ANNIE LEE MOSS BEFORE THE MCCARTHY COMMITTEE (TV)

Summary

One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. In this program, Murrow presents a film of Annie Lee Moss, an employee of the Department of the Army, testifying before Senator Joseph R. McCarthy's (R-Wisc.) investigating committee about her alleged membership in the Communist Party. Besides McCarthy, she is questioned by Roy Cohn, McCarthy's counsel, Senator Stuart Symington (D-Mo.), and Senator John L. McClellan. Robert F. Kennedy is also present.


Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: March 16, 1954 Tuesday 10:30 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:29:11
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T76:0026
  • GENRE: Public affairs/Documentaries
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Army-McCarthy Controversy, 1954
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - TV series, 1951-1958
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Credits

  • Fred W. Friendly … Producer
  • Edward R. Murrow … Producer, Host
  • Joseph R. McCarthy
  • Annie Lee Moss
  • Roy Cohn
  • Stuart Symington
  • John McClellan
  • Robert F. Kennedy