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Muriel Humphrey / Senate Seat #254793

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 25, 1978
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(Studio) Muriel Humphrey's being named Senator to succeed Hubert Humphrey reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Fort Lauderdale, Florida) Film of press conference shown. [Muriel HUMPHREY - gives reasons for taking job.] Possibility of her succeeding him in Senate said never discussed by the Humphreys. Mrs. Humphrey quoted with regard to possibilities of running for election.
REPORTER: Karen Burroughs (WCCO-TV)

(DC) Film of office shown. Seniority system noted. Senator seating arrangement discussed. [Representative Don. FRASER - believes Mrs. Humphrey the best caretaker.] Possibilities of Mrs. Humphrey's running for election considered.
REPORTER: Phil Jones

Cronkite, Walter;
Jones, Phil

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