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NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 04, 1968
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(Studio) Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey foresees change in his political fortunes by end October
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(No Location Given) [HUMPHREY - says what a night. If this isn't Democrat rally, he's never seen 1.] Vice President got good reception in South Shown campaigning.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Jacksonville, Florida) [HUMPHREY - says this is American cntry., not Nixon or Wallace country Been uphill fight. Why shouldn't Nixon be poised; he hasn't said anything. He'll have blowtorch on political tail when he's through with him.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Knoxville, Tennessee) [HUMPHREY - says Wallace working on campaign to divide Americans He doesn't speak for millions who reject bigotry and hate.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Charlotte, North Carolina) [HUMPHREY - says great American dream can be. Stand with him as we make United States 1 nation under God and indivisible with liberty and justice for all.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Norfolk, Virginia) [NIXON - says if Humphrey gets going, he might come in 2nd.] Nixon afraid of George Wallace in South
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

(Atlanta, Georgia) [NIXON - says no 1 who's President will run over someone who lies in front of limousine. Anyone who says that shouldn't be President] Nixon speak at paid television shows; broadcast across 11 states. Campaigns in Atlanta. [NIXON - says this welcome tops them all. We're going to give Americans a change.] Nixon has best political advance man. Pol. theatre helps elect President Wants to be elected by large political mandate.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Brinkley, David;
Kiker, Douglas;
Perkins, Jack

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