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Campaign `72 / McGovern #220948

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 06, 1972
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(Studio) Senator George McGovern campaigns across country for victory polls say he won't get. Preelection day Harris poll show Nixon 24% points ahead; Gallup poll shows Nixon 26% points in lead.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) McGovern walks down 5th Ave., surrounded by newsmen and crowds.

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Earlier days of campaign, with sparse crowds, coverage, and gloomy predictions, contrasted with vibrant crowds on election eve. [McGOVERN - preaches moral ethic for American, calls for endorsement of his leadership Believes Democrats will prevail.] McGovern goes to California, then home to South Dakota.
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Cronkite, Walter;
Morton, Bruce

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