× The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is currently closed to in-person research, but is still fulfilling loan requests. For the latest information about COVID-19 (coronavirus disease), visit vu.edu/coronavirus.
Search the Archive

Campaign `72 / Pennsylvania and Massachusetts Primaries #463721

NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 24, 1972
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws. For any such use, please visit NBC NEWS Archives XPRESS.

(Studio) Pennsylvania and Massachusetts president primaries slated for tomorrow. Senator George McGovern expected to win in Massachusetts; Senator Hubert Humphrey in Pennsylvania. Senator Edmund Muskie runs in both states.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Boston, Massachusetts) [MUSKIE - in commercial, criticizes Nixon's renewed bombing of North Vietnam.] [MCGOVERN also denounces administration war policy, and was 1st to do so.] (Worcester, Massachusetts) Muskie's son, Stephen, campaigns in Massachusetts for his father, but Muskie has made only a few quick visits. Relies on party leaders who have endorsed him. McGovern rated high in polls. His Massachusetts campaign has many workers and lots of money.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Labor leaders and blacks still back Humphrey in Pennsylvania, and nay give first president primary win of his career. Muskie works to prevent this; he needs Pennsylvania also. He works for Polish vote. [MUSKIE - speaks in Dixon City, town to which his father immigrated.] Pennsylvania Governor Milton Shapp supports Muskie.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Delaney, Steve;
Kiker, Douglas
Duration:
00:05:00

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.