× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Election 1984 / Democratic Convention #298070

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 14, 1984
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Presidential candidate Jesse Jackson's arrival in San Francisco for Democratic convention noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(San Francisco, California) Change in tone of Jackson campaign reported [JACKSON - addresses gathering.] Jackson's reaction to planned change in DNC leader noted. [JACKSON - comments on reasons for being at conv.] Role of Jackson's influence in choice of Representative Geraldine Ferraro for Democratic ticket stated.

(Studio) Events going on inside and outside convention hall noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(San Francisco, California) Various groups sending messages to Democratic Convention described. [Reverend Jerry FALWELL - came here because Democrats to hold convention here.] Aim of The People's Convention stated. [People's Convention spokesperson Dan SIEGEL - comments.] [San Francisco Deputy Mayor Hadley ROFF - comments on provisions for demonstrations; mentions First Amendment rights.] [WOMAN - talks to group about monitoring marchers.] Annual San Francisco marijuana march described.
REPORTER: Mike O'Connor

(Studio) Weather in San Francisco noted.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Reporter(s):
O'Connor, Mike;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:04:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.