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Campaign `72 / Nom. of Candidates #21451

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 12, 1972
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(Studio) 7 candidates had filed formal petitions to have names entered in balloting for President nomination Order of nomination based on new rule.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Miami Beach, Florida) Order of nomination determined by lot drawing. [Senator Henry JACKSON - heartened by response denoting his ability to win for party] McCarthy will be nominated 1st tonight, followed by Wallace, Sanford, McGovern, Chisholm, and Jackson.
REPORTER: Virginia Sherwood

(Studio) New rules permit 1 nomination speech, 2 seconding speeches for each candidate for total time of 15 minute
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reporter(s):
Reasoner, Harry;
Sherwood, Virginia
Duration:
00:02:20

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