CBS Evening News for Thursday, Jul 19, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(San Francisco, California) [Senator Dan. Patrick MOYNIHAN - introduces Vice President cand. Geraldine Ferraro.] Ferraro's background summarized; Governor Mario Cuomo's Italian ancestry noted. [FERRARO - greets supporters.] Italian-American pols. such as Fiorello LaGuardia recalled; historical films shown. Italian-Americans' role in US culture reviewed. [CUOMO - recalls father.] Incr. conservatism of successful Italian-Americans noted. [MAN - feels average Italian-American doesn't appreciate Gloria Steinem, Betty Friedan or Bella Abzug; fears Ferraro's iden. with them will harm her.]
REPORTER: Bob Simon
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