CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 01, 1968
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(Studio) Richard Nixon calls on Vice President to clarify remarks on bombing halt.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Detroit, Michigan) Nixon calls remarks Vice President's 4th or 5th position on Vietnam. [NIXON - says Hanoi representatives read all said in US. Possible they interpret this as offer of concession they could get in January He can clear this up by saying he'll negotiate in January just like Johnson is now. He's either for halt or on side of Paris negotiators.] Nixon knows this could change campaign; he and aides feel they can handle it.
REPORTER: Bill Plante
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