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Campaign `72 / Eagleton-Anderson Charge #21668

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 27, 1972
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(Studio) Columnist Jack Anderson reports Democratic Vice Presidential nominee, Senator Thomas Eagleton has received about 11 tickets for drunk driving. He says he got info. from former high official from Missouri.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [ANDERSON - says official told him a state trooper, in 1968, turned over a packet of photostats of traffic citations for drunken and reckless driving charges.]
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Honolulu, Hawaii) [EAGLETON - says he has never been arrested or charged with drunken or reckless driving. Calls Anderson's charge a damnable lie. Says there is no photostatic evidence available because

Donaldson, Sam;
Smith, Howard K.

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