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Atlanta Mayoral Race #2861

ABC Evening News for Monday, Oct 06, 1969
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(Studio) Mayoral primary to fill Ivan Allen, Junior's job set for Tuesday,
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Atlanta, Georgia) Allen responsible for most of city's growth. Negro ed Dr. Horace Tate running. He would need 40% of black vote and more to win. Alderman Everett Millican, 71, not considered very strong candidate. Vice-Mayor Sam Massell has black support. Middle-of-the-road candidate is Alderman Rodney Cook. [ALLEN - says successor must open door on equal basis to all citizens.] Runoff likely.
REPORTER: Don Farmer

Reporter(s):
Farmer, Don;
Reynolds, Frank
Duration:
00:02:30

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