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Ford / Veterans of Foreign Wars Speech / Cyprus / Amnesty / Vice President #32827

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 19, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford expresses shock and dismay at killing en route to VFW speech.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Chicago, Illinois) Fords introduced as President and Mrs. Nixon. Crowds cheer Ford in drive through city. Greek-Americans demonstrate in front of hotel. [FORD - speaks of death of American ambassador to Cyprus. Reports appointed of Richard Roudebush as Veterans Administration director As House member and Vice President, against total amnesty for anyone in wrong. Says wants draft evaders and deserters to come home if they want to work way back.] Ford to make Vice President choice Tuesday Don. Rumsfeld at White House recently.
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Smith, Howard K.

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