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Supreme Court Appointments / Poff #17303

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 29, 1971
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(Studio) President Nixon rptdly. close to making Supreme Court appts.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Christiansburg, Virginia) Representative Richard H. Poff considered likely to Sec. Supreme Court appointed [Poff's friend Walter COX - says Poff interested in treating everyone right.] [Virginia Senator James TURK - says Poff's interest in individuals should dispel worries about Poff's civil rights record.] [Charles FORD - thinks Poff racist; blacks won't get justice from Poff.] [Walter CANNADAY - says Poff well qualified, has done respectable things for blacks.]
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Farmer, Don;
Reasoner, Harry

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