CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 14, 1972
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(Studio) Senator George McGovern appeals for party unity in acceptance speech.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Miami Beach, Florida) [Democratic Vice Presidential nominee, Senator Thomas EAGLETON - calls on party to work for Democrats at every office level so that in years hence historians can say 1972 was year American found its conscience.] [Senator Edward KENNEDY - describes a new wind sweeping across nation whose leader is Senator George McGovern.] Senators Humphrey, Muskie, Jackson joining McGovern on podium followed by Representative Chisholm, and former North Carolina Governor Sanford. [MCGOVERN - pledges to end Vietnam war if elected.]
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