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US-USSR Relations / Summit / The First Ladies #129228

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 02, 1990
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Relations between the wives of President Bush and President Mikhail Gorbachev featured; various summit scenes shown; popularity of Barbara Bush and Raisa Gorbachev in their own countries cited. Strained relationship at summits past between Raisa and Nancy Reagan reviewed and shown. [Author Gail SHEEHY - says Nancy felt challenged by Raisa.] ["Washington Post" Donnie RADCLIFFE - compares Barbara and Nancy.] Mrs. Bush and Mrs. Gorbachev shown together at Wellesley College commencement and with kids in Boston.

Simpson, Carole

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