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Wallace Recovers / Kennedy Visits #223176

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 29, 1972
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(Studio) Alabama Governor George Wallace, shot 2 weeks ago, receives distinguished visitor.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Silver Spring, MD) Senator and Mrs. Edward Kennedy enter, leave Holy Cross Hospital by rear door. [KENNEDY - impressed by Wallace's spirit and determination to overcome physical hardships. Recalls his own 7-mo. stay in hospital with chance he would never walk again; hopes his experience reassures Wallace.] Wallace now spends time in wheelchair. He authorizes TV and newspaper ads in California. His campaign manager Charles Snider and George Wallace, Junior to go to California to work for write-in vote. [SNIDER - hopes to show California voters that a write-in campaign is possible.] Wallace hopes to attend Democratic national convention in Miami Beach, Florida.
REPORTER: David Dick

(Studio) Senator and Mrs. Henry Jackson also visit Wallace.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Dick, David;
Mudd, Roger

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