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Charles 'Chuck' Colson (1976)

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Caption   Charles 'Chuck' Colson (1976)
Programme   Compass  
Programme type    
Personalities/Groups   Colson, Charles (1931 -)
Description   Charles 'Chuck' Colson, former Special Counsel to American President Richard Nixon, in the projection room of Dublin's Carlton Cinema in November 1976.

Colson was interviewed for RTÉ Television's religious and social affairs series 'Compass'. The programme was broadcast on 21 November 1976. Charles Colson served seven months in prison for his part in the 1972 Watergate scandal and was only released in January 1975. He later became a born-again Christian and ran Prison Fellowship Ministeries; he was in Ireland in 1976 to address members of the International Christian Fellowship in Belfast and Dublin. The RTÉ Guide published an article on Colson in its edition of 19 November 1976.  
Collection   RTÉ Stills Department  
Photographer   Lee, Mary  
Date of photograph   01/Nov/1976
(01/Nov/1976 - 01/Nov/1976)  
Rights holder   RTÉ