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Ford / Amnesty / OSU Speech #235992

CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 30, 1974
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(Studio) Pentagon says several bases considered as processing ctrs. for draft dodgers and deserters who want to come home under conditional amnesty. President Ford makes conciliatory speech to students at Ohio State University
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Columbus, Ohio) Pol. leaders and OSU Coach Woody Hayes meet Ford at airport. [FORD - quips that caption on photograph of him and Hayes to say: "Hayes and Friend". Speaks of students and employers. Productivity must improve to overcome inflation.] President gets honorary doctor of law degree and 2 tickets to OSU and University Michigan football game. [FORD - says Kissinger might be able to settle Hayes-Schembechler dispute.] Only dozen demonstrators. Ford does politicking; says goodbye to crowd.
REPORTER: Robert Pierpoint

Pierpoint, Robert;
Schieffer, Bob

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