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Demo. President Contenders / New York City #13188

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 07, 1971
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(Studio) Senator Stuart Symington, Thomas F. Eagleton and Governor Warren E. Hearnes endorse Senator Edmund Muskie for President Muskie and other potential candidates attend New York Liberal party gathering.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(NYC) Senators Muskie, George McGovern and Mayor John V. Lindsay there. [McGOVERN - talks about cruelty of war and ending it.] [MUSKIE - says Lindsay's switch to Democrats gives hope to his political future; compares Lindsay to Churchill; being liberal doesn't make any of us smarter than others.] [LINDSAY - talks against Nixon administration; calls it close to rich and remote from poor.] Lindsay didn't steal show as expected.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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