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Campaign `72 / McGovern / Nixon #22463

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 19, 1972
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(Studio) McGovern said concerned with President Nixon's lack of activity.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Chicago, Illinois) McGovern handshakes way around county. Arrives in Chicago with Mrs. McGovern. Seems to seek confrontation with President Nixon. Nixon does not respond.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Logan, West Virginia) [McGOVERN - says Nixon Gallup poll-sitter.] (Chicago) In response to reporter question [McGOVERN - expresses hope of smoking Nixon out, for sake of United States people.] McGovern said displeased with his own tactics; tour will be cut short for television fireside chats. Nixon behavior said baffling to McGovern. Reporter says Nixon prefers being called "Richard M. President."

Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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