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Kissinger / Press Conference / Symington #472187

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Aug 23, 1973
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(Studio) Secretary of State designate Henry Kissinger holds press conference President' Latin American trip canceled; Watergate behind cancellation. European trip for President still planned; Kissinger's Peking visit still on.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(San Clemente, California) Kissinger states Congress, White House and State Department to work harder to heal divs. of country [KISSINGER - intends to carry out for. policy with widest public support on bipartisan basis.] Kissinger jokes about new title as Secretary of State. [KISSINGER - says press may call him Excellency.]
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) Senator Stuart Symington questions Kissinger's confirmation if he expects executive privilege. Symington, however, praises Kissinger.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John

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