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Democratic Convention / ABC Coverage / New York City Mood #44338

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 12, 1976
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(Studio) 4 ABC reporters to cover Democratic Convention
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Convention Floor) ID, Maine and Minnesota delegations are seated near Georgia delegation. ID Senator Frank Church, Maine Senator Edmund Muskie and Minnesota Senator Walter Mondale are all considered for Vice President
REPORTER: Ann Compton

(Convention Floor) There is no "stop Carter" movement at convention but some delegates will vote for others on the 1st ballot.
REPORTER: Herbert Kaplow

(Convention Floor) Delegates will welcome Chicago Mayor Richard Daley back to Democrat fold despite 1968 Chicago convention with riots involving police and his exclusion from 1972 Democratic Convention
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Report on NYC's mood.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(NYC) There is lack of passion for Carter candidacy. [MAN - says he'd lay down life for Carter.] [2nd MAN - doesn't want to talk about Carter because he just ate.] [3rd MAN - says he's involved in transcendent things.] [WOMAN - not interested in pols. but in God.] [4th MAN - speaks as though he is Uncle Sam.] [2nd WOMAN - asks person if they are really for Carter.] [3rd WOMAN - says she collects political buttons.]
REPORTER: Ted Koppel

Compton, Ann;
Kaplow, Herbert;
Koppel, Ted;
Reasoner, Harry;
Reynolds, Frank

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