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Vice Presidential Remarks / Vietnam Pro and Con #2934

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 10, 1969
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Bypassed Introduction Howard K. Smith (DC); Frank Reynolds (NYC)

(No Location Given) [Vice President Spiro AGNEW - says can speed demise of carnival in sts. by withholding sympathy.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Controversy caused by Agnew remarks.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(DC) Senators J. William Fulbright and George McGovern accuse Vice President of inflaming public passions, and putting United States in ugly mood. [Senator FULBRIGHT - tells of receiving mean letters questioning patriotism of war opposers. Agnew stirred up emotions.] [Senator McGOVERN - says Vice President incrd. tension and polarized opinions.] Congress war supporters to be in Freedom Rally Tuesday Senators McGovern and Charles Goodell lead spkrs. at Saturday Peace Rally. Others like Senators Fulbright and Jacob Javits shun any type rally to avoid inflaming opinions.

Clark, Bob;
Smith, Howard K.

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