NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 13, 1968
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.
(Studio) Senator Wayne Morse narrowly defeated by Robert Packwood in OR. Recount begins.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley
(Portland, OR) November 6, 1968, film shown. Packwood expected recount. [MORSE - questions vote.] [PACKWOOD - claims Morse trying to take vote to Senator] [Morse Attorney Gerald ROBINSON - charges falsity on Packwood's part.] [PACKWOOD - argues against Morse tactics.] [ROBINSON - says will of people to be ascertained.] Hand count begins. Challenges run high.
REPORTER: Norm Heffern KGTW-TV
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.