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Eisenhower Health / Transplant / Johnson #1336

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 19, 1968
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(Studio) Ex-President Dwight D. Eisenhower's condition grave.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [Walter Reed Spokesperson Major George FOSTER - says General's condition critical; worsening.] General talks to wife Mamie and son John.
REPORTER: John Casella

(Studio) Heart transplant surgeon, Dr. Denton Cooley says Eisenhower not too old for new heart. Dr. Christiaan Barnard says he is. At LBJ ranch, President Johnson and 100 others attend prayer service for Eisenhower. LBJ to address Veterans of Foreign Wars in Detroit tonight.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Casella, John;
Smith, Howard K.

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