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Johnson Goodbye/ Press and Government #200170

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 17, 1969
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(Studio) President Johnson has light and, serious moments during Press Club farewell.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [JOHNSON - says never doubted reporters' energy, courage, and patriotism; that's why contacted General Hershey.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Johnson makes few quips.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Johnson overpowered office; enemies knew man was in town. Has had some problems with press but not many. Govt. and press need each other; press neither should criticize constantly or cheerlead constantly. Press doesn't criticize itself; neither do public officials.
REPORTER: Eric Sevareid

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Sevareid, Eric
Duration:
00:04:20

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