Search the Archive

Campaign 1976 / New Hampshire Primary / Democrats #244526

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 25, 1976
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Democrats now working on Massachusetts primary. In New Hampshire Democratic primary, Jimmy Carter won 30% vote; 24% for Representative Morris Udall; 16% for Senator Birch Bayh; 11% for Fred Harris; 9% for Sargent Shriver, and 6% for undeclared candidate, Senator Hubert H. Humphrey, in write-in votes.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Manchester, New Hampshire) Carter appears on morning news shows. [CARTER - guesses he is front runner.]

(Boston, Massachusetts) Carter campaigns in Massachusetts. He expects to do well here despite opposition from Senator Henry Jackson and Governor George Wallace. [CARTER - says people voted for him because didn't want to be put in boxes (i.e. liberal, moderate or conservative). Will answer each question and someone can classify answers.] Carter looks ahead to Florida primary.

Cronkite, Walter;
Rabel, Ed

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.