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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 17, 1968
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(Studio) American Independent Party holds Texas convention and nominates George Wallace for President Report on other 2 candidates.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Buffalo, New York) Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey announces formation of national University forum to channel ideas to his campaign. Vice President speaks to Canisius College. [YOUTH - tells Humphrey what United States should do and asks Vice President why he won't repudiate these immoral policies.] [HUMPHREY - tells youth he's dead wrong. South Vietnam government elected; their national assembly has good base. Il United States President elected by minority votes.] Humphrey handles self well and many applaud him.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

(Anaheim, California) Orange Cnty. rally shown. At press conf., Nixon says many polls been wrong this year [NIXON - says Agnew made it clear he didn't question loyalty of President or Vice President, but their policies. Hopes Vice President will show same statesmanship by getting O'Brien and hatchet men to be more responsible in remarks. Will stand by Agnew remarks. Should hit hard on issues of law and order and justice, on foreign policy failures. Says neither he nor Agnew engaged in personal attack on Vice President] Nixon willing to debate Humphrey but not Wallace.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

Reporter(s):
Huntley, Chet;
Kaplow, Herbert;
Perkins, Jack
Duration:
00:04:30

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