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Johnson Praise / Daley #199296

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 16, 1968
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(Studio) Mayor Richard Daley praises LBJ.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Daley says facilities would be made available for Eugene McCarthy and George McGovern for demonstrations but not for hippies and protesters. [DALEY - says not endorsing anyone. Johnson carried out every provision of John F. Kennedy blueprint and charter. Passed more civil rights legislature and name goes down with Abraham Lincoln and Franklin D. Roosevelt. Passed more legislature on education and health funds than any other president Cites LBJ's work with pollution and recreation. LBJ didn't create Vietnam. He wants peace more than anybody.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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