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Wallace, Kennedy Meeting #229740

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 05, 1973
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(Studio) George Wallace and Ted Kennedy meet for July 4 celebration in Decatur, Alabama.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Decatur, Alabama) July 4 activities at Decatur shown. [KENNEDY - holds Nixon admin. responsible for inflation that hurts majority of Americans Freedom to speak out on ideas rates high in American] Unity platform feature of day with Kennedy, Wallace, state chairperson Robert Vance and national chairperson Robert Strauss present. Wallace receives Audie Murphy patriotism award. [WALLACE - says the only way for American to have freedom offensively and defensively is to hold number 1 military position in world.] Reporter talks with Wallace about Kennedy, Wallace meeting [WALLACE - says unless Democratic party appeals to middle American, party won't do any good.]
REPORTER: Bruce Morton

Morton, Bruce;
Mudd, Roger

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