CBS Evening News for Friday, May 19, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio) President Nixon leaves tomorrow for Austria en route to Russia.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(White House) Congress leaders briefed by president on upcoming summit. Agreements expected on: limiting nuclear arms race, combined space exploration, settling maritime disputes, expanding trade. Vietnam remains a worry. [Vice President Spiro T. AGNEW - just hack from Far East, says United States mining of Haiphong, military strikes in North Vietnam, have bolstered morale of South Vietnam.] [Secretary of State, William ROGERS - calls for national unity during President trip to Russia.]
REPORTER: Dan Rather
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.