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Vietnam / War Curtailment / Hubert H. Humphrey #200547

CBS Evening News for Friday, Oct 10, 1969
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(Studio) Senator Barry Goldwater predicts troops to be out of enemy range by Christmas. Thinks war will end at earlier date. Marvin Kalb says B-52 suspension considered due to lull. War review scheduled, with Ambassador Henry Cabot Lodge and others. Pres, Nixon wins over critic, Senator Hubert H. Humphrey.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Humphrey said he was visiting advisor, Henry Kissinger, when President invited him up for chat. Film of meeting shown. [HHH - says President hopes be can do more in Vietnam; so do I. Have to realize he's trying and has made progress.] HHH support valued.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Cronkite, Walter;
Pierpoint, Robert

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