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Ford Day / Meetings / Speech % Gm #478197

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 12, 1974
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(Studio) Fords still at Virginia home; to move to White House in few days.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Alexandria, Virginia) Ford shown leaving home for White House

(DC) Ford met with Secretary of State Henry Kissinger, his staff, and Nixon's chief of staff, Alexander Haig. Ford shown with aide and speechwriter, Bob Hartmann. Econ. and foreign policy top items on Ford's list. Ford displeased at General Motors Corporation price hike. Ford to meet Wednesday with For. Min. Fahmy; to host state dinner Friday for Jordan's King Hussein. Son, Michael, suggested Nixon ought to give full confession. Ford says his children always speak for selves often without his prior approval.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Studio) NBC to cover speech live at 9 p.m. EST. Nixon to watch President speech.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Brokaw, Tom

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