CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jun 16, 1977
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(Studio) Leonid Brezhnev newly elected President of USSR as well as Communist party head.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(Moscow, USSR ) Brezhnev elected by unanimous vote. Move expected since removal of President Nikolai Podgorny. Podgorny not mentioned in day's ceremony. Brezhnev most powerful Russian since Joseph Stalin. REPORTER: Bernard Redmont
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