NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 01, 1969
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(Studio) Republican Govs. to attend Kentucky Derby, since conference is nearby.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Lexington, Kentucky) Conf. opens at race track. Govs. given horse, whose future winnings will go to foundation which studies horses. Mule named "Hope" given to Govs. symbolizing Kentucky poverty. [Governor Louie NUNN - compares mule to Kentucky population] People who brought mule weren't amused.
REPORTER: Charles Quinn
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