CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 28, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon meets with President Charles De Gaulle.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Paris, France) Nixon met by De Gaulle at airport. French band plays La Marseillaise. [De GAULLE - says United States friend of France and will attach importance to what Nixon says.] [NIXON - look forward to De Gaulle's counsel on problems. Quotes Benjamin Franklin as saying every man has 2 homes: France and his own.] At the Arc de Triomphe, Nixon places wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier. Nixon talks at Elysee Palace with De Gaulle.
REPORTER: Dan Rather
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