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Democratic Convention / Carter / Vice President Choices #246895

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 13, 1976
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(Studio) Spokesperson says Jimmy Carter to speak with each of 6 Vice President possibilities before announcing selection.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Convention Floor) Pols. say Senator John Glenn is out of Vice Presidential race. [GLENN - says he's still in running.] Senators Frank Church, Henry Jackson and Adlai Stevenson considered out of race.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(NYC) Amy Carter, 8, and mother Rosalynn visit Central Park. [Rosalynn CARTER - doesn't think Jimmy has eliminated anyone.] [House majority leader Thomas "Tip" O'NEILL - says Vice President choice is between Mondale and Muskie.] Brief sketches of both men given.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Convention Floor) Representative Barbara Jordan's keynote speech last night recd. rousing reception. [Director Operation PUSH Reverend Jesse JACKSON - says Jordan should be Vice Presidential candidate, but she'd be condemned for being black.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(NYC) [JORDAN - says will object to anyone nominating her for Vice President] Carter works on draft of acceptance speech in his hotel suite. Carter to announce Vice President decision Thursday
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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