CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 30, 1968
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(Studio) Republican candidate, Richard Nixon, goes back to New York City after Florida and Bahamas vacation. Insists that opening campaign in Chicago had nothing to do with Democrats' trouble there.
REPORTER: Charles Kuralt
(Miami, Florida) [NIXON - says Illinois is critical state. Not starting campaign there
because convention was there. Hitting Illinois, California, Texas and Pennsylvania which are representative states. Trying to cover 4 sections of United States in 1st week] Aides say Chicago picked before Democratic debacle. Law and order will be his main speech theme. Orderly appearance would be psychological boost in showing Nixon off as kind of candidate who could produce unity.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton
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