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The Final Days / Ford / Campaign 1976 #42474

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 27, 1976
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(Studio) Book by "Washington Post" reporters Carl Bernstein and Bob Woodward describes actions of Richard Nixon during his last days as President President Ford campaigns in California.
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

(California) Memories of the transition of power from Nixon to Ford could hurt Ford candidacy. Ford interviewed on KABC-TV. [FORD - says never saw Nixon doing anything that might hurt him or US. Book is unfair and untimely but won't attack that type of rpting.]
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

(Fresno, California) Republican leaders attend central committee luncheon here. Ford believes Democrats will turn to Hubert H. Humphrey for candidate. California Governor Jerry Brown's candidacy discounted due to his lateness in entering campaign. Ford seldom mentions Ronald Reagan except to say he'd be considered for Vice President
REPORTER: Tom Jarriel

Jarriel, Tom;
Koppel, Ted

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