Search the Archive

Republican Ticket / Hubert H. Humphrey / McCarthy / Wallace #1596

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 08, 1968
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey called to ongratulate Nixon on victory.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Waverly, Minesota) [HUMPHREY - calls Nixon capable campaigner. Familiar with his and the Republican Party's record. Cites differences between Nixon and self. Campaign should be effective, informed and intelligent.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Senator Eugene McCarthy reacts to Republican choice.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(DC) [MCCARTHY - calls Nixon selection proper for Republicans Nixon suggests domestic problems serious, but won't propose anything expensive for them. Republicans pick Governors more than Democrats do for Vice Presidential choice.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Third party candidate, George Wallace, says doesn't matter who runs; people will elect new party Says both ptys. went along with anarchy and now support law and order.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reynolds, Frank

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.