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Republican National Convention / San. Diego, California #16411

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 23, 1971
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(Studio) Republican National Convention to be held in San Diego, California.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(San Diego, California) San Diego offered $1 1/2 million to attract Republican conv.; neither of 2 convention centers big enough; convention to be held in sports arena; Republicans wanted 18,000 hotel rooms, settled for 13,000; convention in California state with largest electoral and popular vote.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

(Studio) San Diego county Republican central committee mbr., Mrs. Virginia Taylor, will seek injunction to stop convention from being held there.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Smith, Howard K.;
Wordham, Bill

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