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Nixon / Youth Vote / Blacks / Gift #202479

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 07, 1969
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(Studio) Nixon concentrates on 2 population segments not among his supporters.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Nixon talks to young at visiting Senator youth forum. [NIXON - believes 18 year-olds should vote because they're smart and involved.] Executive Secretary NAACP (National Association for the Advancement of Colored People) , Roy Wilkins, talks to Nixon. [WILKINS - feels Nixon doesn't have much time to do something.] White House assistant Robert Brown to help blacks in storm-torn Mississippi. Boy Scouts present Nixon with fishing rod. Goes to Key Biscayne, Florida for wkend; to plan European trip with advisors.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Cronkite, Walter;
Rather, Dan

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