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Humphrey / Speech #198665

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 06, 1968
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(Studio) Vice President Humphrey concedes defeat.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Minneapolis, Minnesota) Vice President told aides he didn't want their damned sympathy. [HUMPHREY - tells of calling Nixon. Reads his telegram to Nixon. We've done heck of a job. Things to do at our home. Tells supporters to feel happy. Knew it would be close fight. President-elect will have his help.] Vice President says he'll work for Democrat unity and reform. Aides say he'll speak and teach. If Senator Eugene McCarthy doesn't run for Senator, he might. Rptd. he wants to run for governor
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schoumacher, David
Duration:
00:04:30

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