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Democratic Convention / Johnson / Daley #441520

NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 16, 1968
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(Studio) White House denies President Johnson or any of his aides had anything to do with convention management or party program. Press Secretary George Christian doesn't know if LBJ will attend convention Chicago Mayor Richard Daley sends telegrams to Senators Eugene McCarthy and George McGovern asking where they'd like to hold rallies.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Chicago, Illinois) [DALEY - says dispatched telegrams to McCarthy and McGovern to have proper halls or meeting places they want. Says he is talking to candidates and yippies (Youth International Party), hippies and flippies. Floor demonstrations show enthusiasm. Illinois will parade.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Huntley, Chet

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