ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 15, 1971
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(Studio) Senator Edward M. Kennedy says Nixon's list of 6 Supreme Court nominees ranks as "1 of great insults to court" 2 names favored; California Judge Mildred L. Lillie and Arkansas attorney, Herschel H. Friday.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Little Rock, Arkansas) Friday photographed; won't comment. Attorney General John North Mitchell reported responsible for consideration. "Arkansas Gazette" urges Friday not be nominated. ["Gazette" spokesperson James O. POWELL - cites Friday's record with regard to school desegregation in Arkansas; says advocacy too much of burden to carry into Supreme Court]
REPORTER: Claude Locke (KATV-TV)
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