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Carter / Baltimore Visit #266052

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 07, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Baltimore, Maryland) President and Mrs. Carter's visit to Baltimore featured; films shown. Expense to White House of Carter's train arrangements as well as additional cost of security paraphernalia for train ride said negating any energy savings hoped for; details given. Carter noted touring home rehabilitated with energy saving devices, include solar paneling. [CARTER - says OPEC (Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries) can't embargo sunshine.] Crowd's reception for Carter and mixed reactions later examined [Mary EDGES, Lillian JACKSON, Wayne WILLIAMS, Walter CAESAR - comment on Carter.] Carter's later appearance at national convention of Sons of Italy reported; Attorney General Ben Civiletti and Judge John Sirica noted accompanying Carter. "The News American" headline shown. White House aides quoted with regard to strategy behind Baltimore trip and upcoming 6 week campaign blitz to sell president's energy program.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

Mudd, Roger;
Stahl, Lesley

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