NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 09, 1968
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(Studio) Democratic candidate, Vice President Hubert H. Humphrey predicts some of United States troops can be withdrawn from Vietnam in late 1968 or early 1969. Vice President thinks serious talks with Hanoi may start before next President elected and feels some troops could go home then.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Tickertape parade held; Vice President rides in motorcade. Vice President makes human rights his main issue. Attacks George Wallace as extremist and Richard Nixon as ally to extremists. [HUMPHREY - says Nixon said he had doubts with regard to stopping nuclear arms race and called on Congress to hesitate in ratifying nuclear non-proliferation treaty. If elected President, will give life for peace of world.] Humphrey says campaign slogan is "A New Day". Vice President subtly disassociating self from LBJ administration
REPORTER: Jack Perkins