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Lester Maddox Campaign / Georgia Gov. #234444

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 20, 1974
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(Studio) Governor's race in Georgia crowded.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Gray, Georgia) Lester Maddox runs for gov, again. Maddox widely known for racist views. [Governor Jimmy CARTER - says Maddox opposes fin disclosure law.] [MADDOX - blames liberal news media for spreading bad rumors during 1st term as governor] Maddox accused of running governor's office for special interest groups; details given. [Gov CARTER - says all legislature proposed during his term opposed by Lieutenant Governor Maddox Believes Maddox conceals dangerous part of his pols. from unsuspecting people.] [MADDOX - denounces Carter' s statement.]

Mudd, Roger;
Rabel, Ed

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