NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 24, 1969
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(Studio) Republicans, choose successor to Sen, Everett Dirksen,
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Sen, Hugh Scott defeats Senator Dirksen's son-in-law, Howard Baker, by 5 votes, Moderate victory. Senator Robert Griffin wins Assistant Minority Leader post. Senator Baker and Senator Scott shown together. [Senator SCOTT - says colleagues more interested in competence than labels. I am a moderate, not a liberal.] He and wife, Marian, kiss for the cameras,
REPORTER: Paul Duke
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