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Ford's Day #236068

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 08, 1974
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(Studio) Vice President Gerald Ford promises top aides smooth and orderly transition of power.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Alexandria, Virginia) Ford seems grim and preoccupied. Secretary of State Henry Kissinger meets with Ford in afternoon. Ford likely to ask entire Nixon cabinet to stay on. Melvin Laird seems to be among top choices for Vice President Nelson Rockefeller, George Bush also under consideration.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(Studio) Rockefeller announces news conference at Bangor, ME, tomorrow evening at 6:45 p.m. EDT.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil
Duration:
00:02:40

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