× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Humphrey News Conference #199803

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 24, 1968
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) In news conf., Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey defs. Democratic Vietnam plank and speaker against anti-Vietnam hecklers.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Minneapolis, Minnesota) [HUMPHREY - says if Nixon has plan to end war, owes it to United States to make it available. No 1 wants war to end more than President Johnson. If Johnson doesn't succeed, says he'll reassess entire situation if elected and do all he can to end war and assure safety of South Vietnam and right to self-determination. Not easy to speak with organization group of hecklers. Many are anarchists. Feels some of these groups want to destroy effectiveness of Democratic Party and US. Won't let them do it.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:02:20

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.