CBS Evening News for Saturday, Sep 15, 1990
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.
(Pentagon: Jim Stewart) 50th anniversary of the Army selective service draft featured. [September 1940, President Franklin ROOSEVELT - makes speech and draws first number.] [Army recruiting command General Jack WHEELER - says we have produced a dynamite volunteer army.] Scenes shown from Vietnam war era and of current army in Saudi Arabia. [Former attorney general Ramsey CLARK - says choice is better than conscription.] [Brookings Institution Martin BIRKIN - talks about makeup of today's Army.]
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