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Vietnam / Nixon and Dicks / Moratorium #2502

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 13, 1969
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(Studio) White House reports President Nixon to make television Vietnam address on November 3.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) [President NIXON - says Vietnam opposition expected. I won't be affected by it.] Speech became rallying point for antiwar movement. White House used letter from college student, Randy Dicks, to show President' viewpoint. President Nixon said public opinion and public demonstration 2 different things. Says there's nothing new we can learn from demonstrations.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(DC) At Georgetown University, Randy Dicks responds to President' statement. [DICKS - says doesn't think he should have said what he did. Should leave Vietnam with all possible speed. He's not doing enough. Will take point in moratorium.]
REPORTER: Stephen Geer

Geer, Stephen;
Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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