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Agnew / Humphrey #441801

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 10, 1968
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(Studio) Republican Vice Presidential candidate, Governor Spiro Agnew accuses Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey of turning squishy-soft on war and trying to win votes of anti-war group. Accuses Vice President of being Neville Chamberlain, buying peace at any price.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) [AGNEW - calls Humphrey remarks unusual and unwarranted coming from man whose administration has taken harder line on Vietnam. Trying to pin hard-line on Nixon team. Nixon (SIC) trying to put self in role of Neville Chamberlain. Corrects self to say Humphrey. Interprets Vice President wants peace at any price, though now taking equivocal stance.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) Agnew referring to Vice President's remarks with regard to Vietnam troop withdrawal.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David
Duration:
00:02:00

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