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Agnew Resignation / Replacement #467171

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 10, 1973
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(Studio) President learned of Agnew's intention to resign last night. Vice President sends formal resignation to Secretary of State Henry Kissinger. President calls Congress leaders to discuss possible Agnew successors.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(White House) Resignation letters to Kissinger and President outlined. Without V. P., Speaker of House Carl Albert, next in line for President
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Security officers assigned to guard Albert.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [ALBERT - feels shock over Vice President resignation. President to nomination Vice President now.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

Reporter(s):
Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:03:00

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