ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 20, 1974
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(Studio) President Ford names Ron Nessen as new press secretary, replacing Jerald terHorst.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(White House) Nessen long-time NBC reporter [NESSEN - promises not to knowingly lie or mislead White House press corps.] Replacement for chief of staff Alexander Haig still in air. White House still sends briefing papers to former President Richard Nixon. Dep. news secretary Jack Hushen says it's long-standing practice with former Presidents.
REPORTER: Steve Bell
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