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Campaign `72 / Candidates Arrive At Convention #224223

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 07, 1972
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(Studio) McGovern will arrive in Miami Beach, Florida, tomorrow. Humphrey, Muskie, and Wallace arrive today. Wallace leaves Maryland hospital, stops in Alabama en rte. to Florida.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Silver Spring, MD) Alabama Governor George Wallace bids farewell to Holy Cross Hospital staff. President Nixon provides Air Force hospital plane.
REPORTER: David Dick

(Montgomery, Alabama) [WALLACE - says he will insist to Democratic Convention that US maintain strong military posture. Calls for end to Vietnam war, but action to protest remaining Americans Denounces busing for racial balance in schools.]
REPORTER: Sylvia Chase

(Miami Beach, Florida) Miami Beach Airport crowd unusually small. Governor speaks briefly, goes to hotel room.
REPORTER: David Dick

(Studio) Representative Wilbur Mills greets Wallace at Florida airport, having arrived himself a few moments before.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Miami, Florida) Senator Hubert Humphrey arrives in convention city from home in Waverly, Minnesota. [HUMPHREY - says he's still in race. Calls on all candidates to support nomination]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

(Miami, Florida) Senator Edmund Muskie arrives from home in Kennebunk Beach, ME. [MUSKIE - says he is not part of stop McGovern movement Says he will not drop out of race to support McGovern for party unity. Says running as Vice President is not attractive possibility.] [Senator Henry JACKSON - charges candidacy of McGovern is fading.]
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Reporter(s):
Chase, Sylvia;
Cronkite, Walter;
Dick, David;
Morton, Bruce;
Pappas, Ike
Duration:
00:06:10

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