Search the Archive

Nixon / Michigan #198147

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 29, 1968
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) In Michigan, Richard Nixon reminds voters of divisive Democratic Convention
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Detroit, Michigan) [NIXON - says they're afraid they'll lode because they're attacking personalities. We'll beat them good. Record of last 4 years is issue. Democrats could have nominated man of new leadership (McCarthy) but nominated man of old pols. (Humphrey).] Nixon and Governor George Romney visit black neighborhood. Approve privately financed job placement center [NIXON - speaks of group channeling force.] [WOMAN - says volunteers need to feel pride.] [NIXON - says discipline involved.] Michigan rated as toss-up.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.