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Campaign 1968 / Humphrey / New York City #199734

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 02, 1968
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(Studio) Democratic candidate, Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey starts his campaign in parade.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(NYC) Vice President leads Labor Day parade up 5th Avenue for 25 blocks. Walks beside AFL-CIO President George Meany. Small groups of hecklers consist of anti-war protesters and Nixon supporters. 1 arrested. Security of President proportions. Some police pose as newsmen. [AGRONSKY - asks "newsmen" for interview.] [NEWSMAN - says no.] Humphrey shown applauding show. Chinese fortune cookies read: "Wiseman know that vote for Humphrey is vote for better life." Limbo dance shown. Vice President returns to Waverly, Minnesota, tonight. Senator Edmund Muskie joins him Weds. Campaign formally opens next Monday Vice President shown holding child.
REPORTER: Martin Agronsky

Agronsky, Martin;
Reasoner, Harry

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