The Los Angeles Times from Los Angeles, California on July 22, 1973 · Page 19
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The Los Angeles Times from Los Angeles, California · Page 19

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Part l-A-Sun., July 22, 1973 I Nixon Sees 'Witch-Hunt; Sears Insiders Say Prices Effective through Tuesday, July 24 BY BOB WOODWARD and CARL BERNSTEIN Thft Washington Post WASHINGTON President Nixon and his top aides believe that the Senate 'Watergate hearings are unfair and constitute a "political witch-hunt," according to White House sources. The sources, said, that the President .in recent weeks had expressed bitterness and deep hostility toward the two-.morith-old proceedings. 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