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CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 15, 1968
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(Studio) President Johnson meets with Richard Nixon's foreign policy representative
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) President calls reporters in to meet ex-undersecretary state, Robert Murphy. President says he and Nixon discussed selecting an observer for Nixon. Says decisions made before January inauguration to be made by this administration If policy differences occur, President will resolve them his way.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

(Studio) Nixon staff acts to clear up misunderstandings between President and President-elect.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Studio) Nixon aide, Bryce Harlow, telephones White House fearing Nixon's words may be misinterpreted. Harlow says there'll be consultation on some foreign policy matters, especially those Nixon administration must implement. 2 aides added to Nixon staff.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(NYC) Ron Ziegler, 29, to handle White House press functions. [ZIEGLER - speaks of involvement in mtgs.] Dwight Chapin, 27, to serve as special assistant Nixon meets with leaders incling. Executive Director National Urban League, Whitney Young, Junior [YOUNG - respects Nixon and office of President Man innocent until proven otherwise.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Reporter(s):
Dean, Morton;
Pierpoint, Robert;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:04:10

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