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Humphrey Campaign / Utah #199908

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 30, 1968
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(Studio) Vice President Humphrey acknowledges his situation.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Salt Lake City, UT) [HUMPHREY - says he guesses he's the underdog. Pundits know and sometimes they make it so.] Vice President speaks to Utah Democrats at breakfast. [HUMPHREY - says bandits out to get village. Better man the barricades. Heard Republican truth squad in town, but knew they couldn't have President and Vice President candidates with them.] Republican truth squad follows Humphrey; incls. 3 Congmen. and governor [Senator Hugh SCOTT - says candidate who can't hold meeting together can't persuade country he can hold nation together.] Demonstrators always on V.P' south mind. [HUMPHREY - believes in right of dissent for all.] Vice President handles Nixon, press and truth squad but not demonstrators.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Cronkite, Walter;
Schoumacher, David

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