ABC Evening News for Friday, Jul 07, 1972
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(Studio) Alabama Governor George Wallace returns to campaign, confined to wheelchair because of paralyzed legs, but strong of voice and spirit. He bids farewell to staff at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, MD; stops in Montgomery, Alabama, en route to Democratic national convention in Miami Beach, Florida.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner
(Montgomery, Alabama) Captain E.C. Dothard, also wounded when Wallace was shot, helps escort Wallace to podium at airport. Security heavy. Mrs. Wallace, daughters Peggy Sue and Lee, travel with Governor; other family members greet him on his return. [WALLACE - speaks on remoteness of government and Democratic party from avg. citizen.] (Miami, Florida) [WALLACE - says he's still an active, viable candidate.]
REPORTER: Steve Bell