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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 03, 1979
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(Studio) Jerry Brown's entry into 1976 presidential campaign and race with President Carter recalled.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Concord, New Hampshire) File footage of New Hampshire primaries shown. Jerry Brown's testimony to New Hampshire state legislature with regard to constitutional amendment to balance fed. budget reported Film shown. Brown's acceptance of Republican invitation said to anger state Democrats. [New Hampshire house Democratic leader Chris SPIROU - comments.] Scheduling of spkrs. noted as further complicating issue; details given. [BROWN - comments.] Brown noted not to have testified. [BROWN - says maj. of public wants balance budget.] [SPIROU - compares Brown's advance work to that of General Custer's scouts at Little Big Horn.] Brown's response to Custer analogy quoted.
REPORTER: Bernard Goldberg

Cronkite, Walter;
Goldberg, Bernard

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