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Campaign `72 / Wallace #224203

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 06, 1972
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(Studio) Senator George McGovern visits Alabama Governor George Wallace at Holy Cross Hospital in Silver Spring, MD. Low mass of thanksgiving held at hospital to honor Wallace.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Silver Spring, MD) On night before leaving hospital, Wallace attends mass. Captain E.C. Dothard, Wallace's wife and 2 daughters, Maryland Governor Marvin Mandel also present. [WALLACE - a Methodist, reads 23rd Psalm.] Tomorrow Wallace will stop in Montgomery, Alabama, on way to Miami Beach, Florida, and Democratic convention
REPORTER: David Dick

(Studio) Considerable plans have been made for Wallace's trip.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Silver Spring, MD) Medevae Nightingale, courtesy of President Nixon, will carry Wallace to convention [Wallace physician Dr. Herman MAGANZINI - says physiotherapy will continue. Says Wallace is working hard.] (Miami Beach, Florida) He'll exercise in his hotel suite, already sealed off by Secret Service. Nurses, 3 doctors, and physical therapist will be on hand. Convention headquarters being set up. Ramps built in Convention Hall for his wheelchair.
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase

Chase, Sylvia;
Cronkite, Walter;
Dick, David

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