ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 21, 1997
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Former astronaut and four-term Ohio Senator John Glenn, who announced his retirement, profiled; scenes shown of the space launch in 1962. [At his alma mater Muskingum College and in interview, GLENN - speaks about his astronaut days 35 years ago.] [Former astronaut Gene CERNAN - remembers Glenn's determination.] [Congressional analyst Norman ORNSTEIN - says Glenn was not a superstar senator.] Glenn's view on politics quoted.
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