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Vietnam / Nixon / Moratorium #200593

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 14, 1969
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(Studio) Nation, split over moratorium.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) President Nixon said Sunday the war would be over in 3 years Remark off-the-record until White House released text of speech. Dan Rather quotes from speech about war's end. Before leaders of People to People program, President notes Ike's birthday. Mamie Eisenhower shown. [President NIXON - says war debate about how to get peace. Americans believe in peace. Want war's end to promote lasting peace.] National Security Council meeting set for Wed, President has no plans to appear in public.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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