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Elections #457520

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 07, 1971
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(Studio) Chicago, Illinois, Mayor Daley elected to 5th term yesterday. 53 year old housewife elected Mayor of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. Radical candidates won 3 City Council Seats in Berkeley, California; new Mayor favors radicals.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Berkeley, California) Film shows students, street people and older citizens watching election returns; Community Control of Police amendment defeated. [New Mayor Warren WIDENER - likes open spaces in urban areas, dislikes cars; considered radical, challenging status quo.]
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Oklahoma City, Oklahoma) Mrs. Patience Latting wins Mayor election after serving on City Council 4 years; received 60% of vote; Oklahoma City now largest city in United States with woman Mayor. [LATTING - says election grueling, but heart warming to be with people.]
REPORTER: Fred Briggs (WKY-TV film)

(Chicago, Illinois) Film shows Chicago Mayor Daley being cheered by supporters.
REPORTER: No reporter given

(Studio) E. Saint Louis, Illinois, elects black Mayor James Williams.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Oliver, Don
Duration:
00:05:10

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