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Nixon Day / Urban Coalition / Mideast #441071

NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 13, 1968
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(Studio) Richard Nixon meets with Urban Coalition steering committee , include chairperson John Gardner, former Secretary HEW. Object: getting private business into ghettoes. William Scranton reports to Nixon on tour of Mideast.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(New York, New York) Nixon, William Rogers, and Henry Kissinger meet with Scranton. Scranton reports to newsmen. [SCRANTON - believes imp. United States interest in other Mideast ntns. as well as Israel to be made known. Otherwise, friends lost; USSR influence increased. United States must have Arab friends also.] Believes both US, USSR trying to relieve situation. Control of situation imp. to both.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

Huntley, Chet;
Kaplow, Herbert

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