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Campaign `72/New Hampshire Primary #20037

ABC Evening News for Monday, Mar 06, 1972
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(Studio) New Hampshire President primary vote tomorrow. President Nixon a sure Republican winner. Democratic candidates are all under stress.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Manchester, New Hampshire) Senator Edmund Muskie marches 1 1/2 mile in snowshoe parade. Visits greeting card factory. Muskie's lead has slipped. Needs clear-cut 50% victory to insure future success.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Manchester, New Hampshire) Senator George McGovern calls New Hampshire race a 2-man contest. Campaigns with Shirley McClain at University of New Hampshire.
REPORTER: Bill Matney

(Concord, New Hampshire) Senator Vance Hartke visits Manchester "Union Leader" Los Angeles, California, Mayor, San Yorty tours shoe factory. Representative Wilbur Mills appears at Manchester rally.
REPORTER: Frank Tomlinson

(Manchester, New Hampshire) Representative John Ashbrook challenges President Nixon from right, with mass media campaign. [ASHBROOK - says undecided Republicans threaten Nixon's lead.] Representative Paul McCloskey challenges Nixon from left, campaigning on liberal platform, calling for truth in government [MCCLOSKEY - says he'll drop out of race with less than 20% New Hampshire vote.]
REPORTER: Virginia Sherwood

(Studio) Special reports on New Hampshire primaries announced for tomorrow night as results are tallied.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Reporter(s):
Matney, Bill;
Reynolds, Frank;
Sherwood, Virginia;
Smith, Howard K.;
Tomlinson, Frank
Duration:
00:06:00

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