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Wallace Recovers #20594

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 16, 1972
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(Studio) Alabama Governor George Wallace wins top place in sympathies of nation
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Silver Spring, MD) Doctors at Holy Cross Hospital take Wallace off critical list. Threat of paralysis lingers. [Son, George WALLACE, JR. - says his father has improved since last night.] Security men and family have rooms near Wallace's, his campaign staff continues work. [Wallace Campaign Mgr., Charles SNIDER - says Wallace can bounce back from anything. Handicap won't deter Wallace from speaking out on what he believes.] Childrens choir of Reverend Carl McIntyre serenades Wallace from outside hospital. 50-100 people stand vigil; his campaign workers will stand vigil tonight, watching returns from Maryland and Michigan primaries.
REPORTER: Steve Bell

Bell, Steve;
Smith, Howard K.

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