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Campaign `72 / Republican National Convention #22012

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 21, 1972
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(Studio) Republican national convention called to order for 1st session.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Miami Beach, Florida) Republicans emphasize difference between commotion of Democratic convention and their orderly, businesslike procedures by starting and stopping on time. [Florida Governor Reubin ASKEW - Democratic, welcomes Republicans to Florida. Says he'll help California Governor Reagan get both convs. in `76.] [Republican national chairperson Senator Robert DOLE - criticizes McGovern as radical.] (Gettysburg, Pennsylvania) [Mrs. Mamie EISENHOWER - addresses convention via TV. Says 4 years is not long enough for a President to carry out promises. He needs 8 years] (Miami Beach, Florida) Tonight's session will feature California Governor Ron Reagan, James Stewart, Mrs. Nixon.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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