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Wisconsin Senate Race #440248

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 17, 1968
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(Studio) AUDIO BACK AT 295. Some candidates try to disassociate selves from Democratic Party's record.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Sister Bay, WI) There are 2 ballots here, 1 for President and other for rest of candidates. Senator Gaylord Nelson's study of drug industry, devotion to conservation and early opposition to war favorable to his candidacy. State Senator Jerris Leonard says Nelson vulnerable on Vietnam issue. [LEONARD - cites Nelson's record in alternating votes for and against Vietnam. Nelson floating down river while largest defense bill ever passed.] Film from television commercial for Nelson shown. [NELSON - speaks of 27 1/2% oil depletion allowance. Cites taxes of Paul Getty and H. L. Hunt paid.]
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

(Milwaukee, WI) Nelson watches Green Bay Packers play Los Angeles Rams. Nelson confident. Packers' general manager Vince Lombardi supports him.
REPORTER: Sander Vanocur

Brinkley, David;
Vanocur, Sander

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