NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 12, 1973
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(Studio) President to announce Vice President replacement choice at 9 p.m. EDT. House minority leader Gerald Ford, Governor Nelson Rockefeller, former Secretary of State William Rogers, Chief Justice Warren Burger, Governor Ronald Reagan, former Governor John Connally, and NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) ambassador Don. Rumsfeld all are considered possible Vice President replacements.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(White House) Senator and House Republican leaders Hugh Scott and Gerald Ford meet with President with regard to confirmation proceedings for Vice President No hint with regard to nom's. identity revealed. Former Vice President Spiro Agnew cleans out office as preparations for his replacement continue.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw