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(Studio) Report on Jimmy Carter's campaign.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Atlanta, Georgia) Carter denies decrease of black support due to his "ethnic purity" remark. Says Pennsylvania poll showed strong black support for him after he apologized. Rally for Carter held. Georgia Representative Hosea Williams leads demonstration, calling Carter a racist. Carter says Williams always opposed him, even as governor Reverend Martin Luther King Senior and other blacks voice support of Carter. [KING - says nation has no choice but to accept Carter's apology. Cites his support for Carter.] Carter goes to Pennsylvania for campaigning.
REPORTER: Ed Rabel
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Rabel, Ed
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