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Campaign 1976 / Republican Delegates / Pecatonica #42253

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 17, 1976
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(Studio) Ford wins 69 votes in Illinois for total of 165. Reagan wins 14 for total of 55. Report on Pecatomica vote.
REPORTER: HR

(Pecatonica, Illinois) Republican activists in Winnebago Cnty. tally Ford vote. Ford won 59% of town's Republican vote. [Republican cmteman. Nord SWANSTROM - says Ford has shown ability to lead US.] Carter wins 47% of town's Democratic vote. [Democratic commiteeman. Henry HACKMEISTER - says Carter won't be Democratic candidate unless he picks up big state delegates. Thinks Humphrey has organization and know-how to be candidate.] Ford and Carter's advertising campaigns worked well here.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

Reporter(s):
Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry
Duration:
00:02:20

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