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Campaign 1984 / Democratic Convention #298160

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 19, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(San Francisco, California) Importance of tonight's acceptance speeches by Walter Mondale and Geraldine Ferraro examined; films shown. [MONDALE - is prepared.] Scenes from Mondale campaign film shown. Edward Kennedy mentioned introduction Mondale tonight; speeches of Mario Cuomo and Jesse Jackson recalled. [DELEGATES - cite need for Mondale to give benediction.] Gary Hart's private meeting with Mondale today mentioned. [HART - will campaign for him.] [JACKSON - can work for campaign without working within campaign]
REPORTER: Susan Spencer

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Columbia, SC) President Reagan's reelec. campaign efforts reviewed; films shown. [campaign. director Edward ROLLINS - thinks public disagrees with Democrat perception of nation] Mondale's handling of Bert Lance affair mentioned. [ROLLINS - thinks South is as strong as West for President] Reagan's upcoming campaign agenda illustrated on map. [ROLLINS - considers Mondale overshadowed by Ferraro, Jackson, Cuomo, Hart and Reagan.]
REPORTER: Bill Plante

(Studio) Secret Service arrest of gun-bearing suspect Robert Carson outside Hart's hotel detailed; Sara Jane Moore recalled shooting at Gerald Ford in same location in 1975. Films shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Plante, Bill;
Rather, Dan;
Spencer, Susan

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