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Campaign 1976 / Republicans / Texas / Georgia / Pennsylvania #245652

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 1976
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(Studio) Report on President Ford's campaign.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Texas) [FORD - says Democratic candidate will probably be Carter unless conv. brokered.] [FORD - says Reagan has no experience and little understanding of national defense matters. Glibness and superficiality not good enough (for White House).] Ford made mistake in not bringing wife Betty and her CB radio. [CB radio OPERATORS - talk about missing "1st Mama."]
REPORTER: Phil Jones

(Studio) Ronald Reagan replies to Ford's attack.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Atlanta, Georgia) Reagan campaigns in Georgia. [REAGAN - says Ford not only expert in United States with regard to cntry.'s strength.] [REAGAN - notes Ford's reference to his previous acting career. Known in Hollywood as "fast study."]
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Columbus, Georgia) Reagan is strong in Georgia and Alabama, whose primaries follow Texas primary. Media blitz on in those 3 states.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

(Studio) President Ford alone on Pennsylvania ballot. 103 delegates uncommitted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry;
Jones, Phil

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