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Democratic Convention #272220

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Aug 14, 1980
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(Studio) Democratic Convention noted in process of renominating Vice President Walter Mondale; President Carter's acceptance speech tonight compared to 1948 speech of Harry Truman.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Carter's attack on Ronald Reagan today examined. [CARTER - campaigns.] Arrest of 3 members of Communist Workers Party outside hotel noted, film shown. Senator Edward Kennedy reported agreeing to joint appearance with Carter tonight; details given. [Robert STRAUSS - comments.] Strauss quoted re: congratulatory telephone call to Carter from Reagan.
REPORTER: Lesley Stahl

(Studio) Kennedy's endorsement of Carter quoted; details given.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Kennedy's decision to appear with Carter discussed; Kennedy's activities today outlined, films shown.
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

Cronkite, Walter;
Spencer, Susan;
Stahl, Lesley

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