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Wallace Rally / New York City #255

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 25, 1968
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(Studio) George Wallace in Pennsylvania. Earlier, campaigned in New Jersey.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(NYC) 16,000 at Madison Square Garden. He and General Curtis LeMay receive 20 minute standing ovation. Wallace supporters and critics argue outside Garden. Scuffles shown. 3,000 police there. [WALLACE - says will give states right to control domestic insts. Sad there's fear in all New York City schools.] Hecklers kept to small number. [WALLACE - says anarchists through after November 5. television puts all footage on those who don't behave and make it appear noone supports us. Networks doing it on purpose. Says that everything he has said is logical, reasonable and Constitutional. Newspapers mistaken about Castro and mistaken about our movement. The two national partys pay most attention to those who make most noise.] People hum "Dixie" and shout "white power".
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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