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Ford / Veterans of Foreign Wars Speech Amnesty #478348

NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 19, 1974
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(Studio) Ford talks to Veterans of Foreign Wars conference about leniency to draft evaders and deserters.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Chicago, Illinois) Fords introduced as President and Mrs. Nixon. Motorcade reception held. 100's Greeks protest United States policy in front of hotel where Ford to speak. Group critical of Kissinger. Ford accepts letter from demonstrators. [FORD - speaks of conviction that total amnesty wrong while House member and Vice President ((Crowd cheers.) Young Americans should have 2nd chance to contribute fair share. Foresees earned reentry.]
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Brokaw, Tom;
Chancellor, John

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