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Campaign `72 / Non-Convention City #465741

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 21, 1972
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(Studio) ITT (International Telephone and Telegraph Corporation) controversy, which played significant role in moving of conv. from San Diego, California, to Miami Beach, Florida, is taboo topic among Republicans ITT gave Republicans a large contribution when Justice Department was considering antitrust action. San Diegans hold celebration because Republicans aren't mtg. there.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(San Diego, California) Free outdoor concert held for San Diegans. [San Diego Mayor Pete WILSON - welcomes citizens to Am's. finest city, and Americans unconvention city!] Parades, regattas, concerts, art exhibits, Pie-eating contests held for celebration. ITT's Sheraton Hotel filled with tourists.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins

(Studio) Republican convention city switch is a 1st.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Perkins, Jack

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