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Minneapolis Mayoral Race #204008

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 11, 1969
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(Studio) Police detective Charles Stenvig wins mayoral election of Minneapolis on law and order platform.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Minneapolis, Minnesota) Stenvig won 62% vote with small budget and help from above. [STENVIG - says chief adviser God.] He defeats Republican and president city cncl., Dan Cohen, who had backing of Nixon. [COHEN - thanks supporters and wishes Stenvig best.] Liberal pols. lost clout.
REPORTER: Joe Bartlemy (WCCO-TV)

Cronkite, Walter;
Bartlemy, Joe

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