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Agnew Campaign #1705

ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 16, 1968
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(Studio) Vice Presidential candidate, Spiro Agnew campaigns in Fort Worth, Texas.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Annapolis, Maryland) Agnew plays ping pong with daughter. [AGNEW - says all make mistakes in campaign.] In news conferences and speeches Agnew's killer instinct comes through. [AGNEW - says will give simplistic approach in campaign.]

(Chicago, Illinois) Sunday film shown. [AGNEW - says issue of law and order most impt. and may decide election. Anarchy not answer and riots not right.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Aboard Plane) [AGNEW - says stimulating grass roots support causes oversimplification. Can't qualify speech or political lost.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(No Location Given) [AGNEW - says not proud of calling Vice President "squishy-soft" on Communism Vice President called Nixon wiggly and wobbly. Trying to get down to substantive issues. Never admired General Joseph McCarthy and "witch hunts". Says he never would have said it if thought he'd be compared to him.] Agnew points to problems; doesn't offer solutions except with urban problems.

North, Don;
Reynolds, Frank

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