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Reagan / Landon Birthday #317865

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Sep 06, 1987
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Topeka, Kansas: Terence Smith) President and Nancy Reagan reported attending Alf Landon's 100th birthday party here; details given, scenes shown. Landon's campaign against Franklin Roosevelt recalled; historical footage shown. [LANDON - praises his life.] [REAGAN - jokes about his own age.] Landon's daughter noted Senator Nancy Kassebaum. [1967, LANDON - hopes to live long enough to see good Republican president elected.] Reagan's agenda as he returns to DC from California vacation noted include US-USSR arms control negotiations, Robert Bork nomination and budget.

Smith, Terence;
Spencer, Susan

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