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) Rptd. ex-pres. Richard Nixon planned his 1st public speech the day before California primary.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) Ford administration delighted Nixon cancels planned speech. Nixon was invited to speak to USC board of trustees June 7, before June 8 primary. USC trustee Gavin Herbert issued invitation. Ford's strategists always felt Nixon's trip to People's Republic of China, before New Hampshire primary cut down size of Ford vote. White House aides say they had nothing to do with Nixon's change of plans.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer
- Cronkite, Walter;
- Schieffer, Bob
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.