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Campaign `72 / Demo. Chrm. Named #465068

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 14, 1972
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(Studio) McGovern noms. Mrs. Jean Westwood of Utah as new chairperson Democrat committee to replace Lawrence O'Brien. Basil Patterson, black New York state senate, named vice chairperson
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Miami Beach, Florida) McGovern speaks at unity breakfast. Attendance small as convention lasted late. [MCGOVERN - says Democrat financial problems can be solved.] [EAGLETON - fraternizes with Democrats] Democratic national chairperson Lawrence O'Brien resigns because McGovern wants him to. [MCGOVERN - recommends Mrs. Westwood as O'Brien's successor.] Jean Westwood led successful fight for McGovern's California delegates. Senator McGovern will rest in Black Hills of South Dakota for several weeks
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

Chancellor, John;
Perkins, Jack

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