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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, May 01, 1979
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(Studio) Closeness of British election noted. Results of public opinion poll showing James Callaghan's Labor party slightly ahead reported.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(London, England) British suffrage movement recalled; films shown. Possibility of 1st woman prime minister for England noted. [Margaret THATCHER - responds to being called "iron lady."] Background on Thatcher and Conservative party platform given. "Thatcher factor" explained. [WOMEN - state attitudes toward woman as prime minister] Pressures on Thatcher whether she wins or loses outlined.
REPORTER: Susan Peterson

Cronkite, Walter;
Peterson, Susan

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