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Campaign `72 / Muskie, McGovern - Northh. #17791

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 04, 1972
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(Studio) Senator Edmund Muskie to announce candidacy for Democratic President nomination tonight on TV. [MUSKIE - expresses hope for the country in seeking Presidency.] Muskie forecasted winner of March 7 New Hampshire primary. Undaunted, Senator George McGovern files for New Hampshire race.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Concord, New Hampshire) Senator and Mrs. McGovern submit petitions for primary. [MCGOVERN - challenges Muskie and pollsters.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

(Clairmont, New Hampshire) McGovern hits New Hampshire campaign trail at Stephens H.S. [MCGOVERN - major theme is Vietnam War.]

Geer, Stephen;
Smith, Howard K.

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