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CBS Evening News for Thursday, Sep 06, 1973
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(Studio) Signs of shift from Senator George McGovern 1972 type of party reform noted in Chicago.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Chicago, Illinois) Ouster of Richard J. Daley from Democrat conv., 1972; roles of William Singer, Jesse Jackson recalled. Daley, however, delivered Chicago to McGovern in campaign `72. Daley now calls tune, as Democrat chairperson Robert Strauss visits Chicago for fund-raising telethon. [STRAUSS - recalls campaign `72.] [DALEY - urges unity, humor, and fun.] Delegate selection procedure still an issue for Democrats [SINGER - vows fight with Daley on delegate selection.] National party goes with Daley; reformers again outside.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill
Duration:
00:03:10

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