CBS Evening News for Thursday, Oct 03, 1968
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(Studio) Richard Nixon campaigns in South
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Atlanta, Georgia) Nixon recs. large and polite welcome. Nixon stand on law and order similar to George Wallace's. Promises to use federal funds only to break up segregation, not to encourage desegregation. [NIXON - says this welcome tops them all. Americans will have change.] Nixon believes Wallace's greatest appeal is those who haven't made out too well and blame establishment. Nixon amplifies differences between himself and Vice President; Wallace says they're both alike. Nixon will tell South voters that vote for Wallace is vote for Humphrey. Nixon confronts Wallace on issue of saving 2 party system.
REPORTER: John Hart
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