ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 08, 1971
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(Studio) Senator Edmund Muskie says ticket with black Vice President would likely lose in 1972 president election.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Los Angeles, California) [MUSKIE - says statement made as political judgment, not as personal wish; regrets country won't yet accept black Vice President] Muskie aides calling black leaders to explain statement.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds
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