ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 03, 1969
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(Studio) President Nixon and Judge Clement Haynsworth deny nomination to be withdrawn.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(DC) Senator James Eastland produces Judge's financial records. [Senator EASTLAND - predicts he'll be a great Associate Justice.] [Senator Birch BAYH - says he'll actively seek to prevent appointed He's insensitive and callous.] Senator Clifford Case urges the President to withdraw name. [Senator George AIKEN - says he'd be reluctant to take post with 40 Senator votes against him.] [Senator CASE - says racial question important Great chance of defeat.] Senator braces for fight.
REPORTER: Bob Clark
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