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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 06, 1968
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(Studio) Richard Nixon didn't claim victory until Hubert Humphrey conceded.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Minneapolis, Minnesota) [HUMPHREY - congratulates Nixon. Reads his telegram to Nixon. Thanks supporters and family. To continue public service and building responsive and vital Democratic Party. To continue commitment to human rights, peace and man's betterment. Says he has done his best, lost and Nixon won. Let's unite US.] Crowd applauds. [HUMPHREY - says go have some fun. We've done heck of a job. Some things to do at our home. Was uphill battle; was close fight. President-elect to have his help.]
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Brinkley, David;
Perkins, Jack

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