ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 26, 1972
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(Studio) Senator George McGovern within 17 delegate votes of winning Democrat President nom. on 1st ballot. 96 previously uncommitted black delegates back him.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) [MCGOVERN - says new commitments are enough to assure him the nomination] [Mrs. Martin Luther KING - thrilled with action. Says McGovern can be next President] Washington, DC Representative Walter Fauntroy conducted effort of members Black Caucus in McGovern's behalf.
REPORTER: Bill Matney
(Studio) Representative Shirley Chisholm joins Senator Hubert Humphrey in denying that many blacks had gone over to McGovern.
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