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Off-Year Elections / Detroit Mayoral Race #468025

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 06, 1973
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(Studio) Voters in Virginia and New Jersey select new govs, today. Elections may reveal possible Watergate effects on local elections. In California, voters to decide for or against Governor Ronald Reagan's Proposition I. New York to choose successor to Mayor John Lindsey and Detroit mayoral election underway also.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit, Michigan) Race to be factor in close mayoral campaigns Law and order man, John Nichols, runs against black liberal state senate Coleman Young. Race unspoken in campaign, but race may be deciding factor for voters. [City council president Mel RAVITZ - believes winner must attempt to unify voters, black and white.]
REPORTER: Jack Paxton

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Paxton, Jack
Duration:
00:02:20

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