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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Oct 14, 1969
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(Studio) Some Republican leaders less charitable about October 15 protest.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Representative Gerald FORD - says New York Jets do well with 1 qtrback. and don't need more. President Nixon is our qtrback. and has a good plan.] [Senator Gordon ALLOTT - says people don't realize moratorium plans begun in E. Berlin.] [Senator Hugh SCOTT - talks of message from North Vietnam endorsing moratorium.] Senator John Tower interrupts Office of Economic Opportunity debate to read letter into record. [Vice President Spiro AGNEW - says moratorium leaders should repudiate North Vietnam support.] Moratorium headquarters accuse administration of trying to discredit patriotism of millions.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Studio) Report from headquarters
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Offices and work shown. They offer encouragement. National organization to try and keep track of whom, how many, and where.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

(Studio) More planned if this 1 doesn't work.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger

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