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Carter Trip / France #254942

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jan 05, 1978
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(Studio) President Carter's visit to scene of D-Day landing on Omaha Beach in Normandy, with President Giscard, reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Bayeux, France) Details of 2 leaders' visit noted. [CARTER - cites determination that Europe's freedom will never again be endangered.] [GISCARD - describes own experience in hearing of D-Day landings by American, British, Canadian and French troops. Says news spread thruout Paris and that French got back hope and freedom.] Shift in mood with reception of Carter by people of nearby Bayeux, 1st village liberated from Nazi occupation, noted. Talks between leaders on train ride back to Paris, with regard to topics from Mideast to nuclear technology, mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Studio) Details with regard to state dinner given by French at Versailles for Carters given. Film shown. Special broadcast with regard to Carter in France mentioned.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

Mudd, Roger;
Schieffer, Bob

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