CBS Evening News for Monday, Dec 02, 1968
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(Studio) President-elect Nixon delays to week end Secretary of State announcement. Eric Severeid comments.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Nixon foreign policy contemplated. Kissinger appointment noted. To replace Walt Rostow. Secretary of State role noted. Dean Rusk attitude cited. Dean Acheson statement with regard to transition when John Foster Dulles came in quoted. Rusk fears move back to isolationism; believes Vietnam was ultimately to be seen as peace move. Cons of Vietnam war considered. Responsibilities to for. members and to United States citizens noted. Speaker's statements at Princeton Univ. quoted with regard to United States troops elsewhere in world.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid
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