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Election 1976 / Ford / Transition #486450

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford brought news Wednesday morning by military aide Major Robert Barrett; today White House quiet.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(DC) Working on team for transition will be President cnclr. John Marsh, Cabinet Secretary James Connor and Spec. Cnsl. to President Michael Duval. Preparations in Treasury Department put into motion by Secretary William Simon. At State Department, supervisor will be Lawrence Eagleburger; message from Secretary State Henry Kissinger to United States diplomatic missions noted. Ford has set tone for smooth transition.
REPORTER: Marilyn Berger

(Studio) Ford's privileges and financial state on leaving office noted.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Berger, Marilyn;
Brinkley, David

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