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Elections / Governors / Mississippi / Legis. / Mayors / Rights #35105

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 04, 1975
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(Studio) Weather good for elections. Govs. being picked in Kentucky and Mississippi. Republican could win in Mississippi.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Jackson, Mississippi) Republican Gil Carmichael, 48, is an independent; wants to streamline government and improve life in poorest state. [CARMICHAEL - says bus. people should be in public office just like attys.] Attorney Cliff Finch, 48, is opponent. Campaigns among working people. Finch defeated Democrat choice in primary. [FINCH - says more jobs and higher pay needed.] Neither man had a lot of help from their ptys.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

(Studio) State legislature chosen in Mississippi, Kentucky, Virginia and New Jersey. Incumbent mayors seeking reelection include: Boston's Kevin White; Philadelphia's Frank Rizzo and Cleveland's Ralph Perk. State equal rights amendments on ballot in New Jersey and New York.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

Reasoner, Harry;
Wordham, Bill

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