× 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 Campaign / Pennsylvania #200003

CBS Evening News for Monday, Sep 09, 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) Democratic candidate, Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey, predicts to Philadelphia students that some United States troops in Vietnam will be withdrawn by end of year or 1st of 1969, if no unusual events.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) [HUMPHREY - says plaza where audience stands named for John F. Kennedy who reminded us that peace and freedom aren't cheap and we're destined to live balance of lives in danger, peril and challenge. Talks about suburban and city problems. Wants to answer those problems with reason and action, not sound heard today. (Protesters heard in background.) Faced with 3rd party and conservative Republicans and Dixiecrats. Election must be referendum of human dignity, rights and opportunity.] Vice President hopes civil rights issue will bring liberals back.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Reasoner, Harry;
Schoumacher, David

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.