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Agnew Trip / Philippines #3559

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 29, 1969
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(Studio) Vice President Spiro Agnew begins Asian tour.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Manila, Philippines) Vice President Agnew and astronaut Eugene Cernan arrive. Agnew to talk with President Ferdinand Marcos after inauguration Tuesday [Vice President AGNEW - says 1st trip abroad after own inauguration. 1st trip to E. Asia. No position to make pronouncements.] He places wreath at monument. Talks on United States pullout from Philippines to be delayed.

(Manila, Philippines) Student throws fire cracker at Vice President's car outside US Embassy. Police arrest 1 of protesting group.
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi

Cioffi, Lou;
Gill, Bill;
Smith, Howard K.

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