ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 18, 1972
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(Studio) Nixon lead over McGovern noted; but Nixon workers worry. Fear complacency. Fear staunch Democrat feelings of some. No real enthusiasm felt for either cand., and time for this is still ample. Watergate affair; the wheat sale tip-off; inflation; Vietnam could set fires burning. Nixon unprecedented lead in polls disturbing, especially as he has not really begun campaigning. Republicans thought to be happier if Nixon lead smaller, reason for having it clearer.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
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