NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 16, 1972
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(Studio) Alabama Governor George Wallace is off critical list, under sedation due to pain from several wounds. 1 bullet still lodged against his spine causing leg paralysis. Wallace will continue to campaign, even if from wheelchair.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Silver Spring, MD) [Holy Cross Hospital spkmn., Tom BURKE - quotes Doctors Hutchinson and Gelbraith that Gov's. condition is stabilizing. Ultimately he will require further surgery for removal of bullet in spinal cord area.]
REPORTER: Catherine Mackin
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