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Nixon / Humphrey #1517

ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 30, 1968
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(Studio) Republican candidate, Richard Nixon, returns from Florida trip to NYC. Says Democrat problems in Chicago had nothing to do with his starting campaign there. Intends to emphasize big cities in his campaign. Excerpts shown from both President candidates' acceptance speeches.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Miami, Florida) [NIXON - says first foreign policy aim is to bring honorable end to Vietnam war.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Chicago, Illinois) [HUMPHREY - says shall do all in his power to aid negotiations and bring prompt end to war. Policies of tomorrow needn't be limited by yesterdays' policies.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Miami, Florida) [NIXON - says in restoring prestige and respect for American abroad, place to start is in US. Let's have order in America; the kind that guarantees right to dissent and provides basis for peaceful change. We'll have new attorney general]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Chicago, Illinois) [HUMPHREY - cites certain crimes are being advance guard of anarchy that must be stopped. Answer lies in reason and effective action, not in attack on laws, courts or attorney general]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Miami, Florida) [NIXON - says to those who say "law and order" code word for racism, our goal is justice for all. Let's build bridges to human dignity across gulf that separates black and white America]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Chicago, Illinois) [HUMPHREY - asks if United States to be one nation or divided. Must be one nation under God, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Reporter(s):
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:04:30

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