CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 09, 1974
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(Studio) Gerald Ford born in Omaha, Nebraska, 61 year ago.a
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(No location given) Photos of Ford's childhood shown. Real name: Leslie King, Junior; adopted by mother's 2nd husband. Photos of college, wedding, campaigns, children, and 3 homes. Worth $250,000. May, 1972, Moscow film shown. Ford stand on numerous issues detailed, include impeachment effort against Supreme Court Justice William O. Douglas. Nixon impeachment issue noted. Ford shown as Vice President Mar. 11, 1974 film shown. [FORD - does not believe President connected with Watergate or coverup. Time will tell.]
REPORTER: David Culhane
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