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Campaign 1976 / Republicans / Texas / Georgia #488071

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 28, 1976
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(Studio) President Ford and Ronald Reagan to be in Texas primary Saturday
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Texas) [FORD - says momentum for Carter accelerated; he'll probably be candidate.] Ford wears big hat and greets Kilgore Pangerettes. Speaks at Tyler Junior College. [FORD - says Reagan has no experience and little understanding of national defense] For 1st time, Ford openly campaigns for Democrat and independent support.
REPORTER: John Cochran

(Albany, Georgia) [REAGAN - says Carter would have to be more specific if he became presidential candidate. He doesn't exactly deplore idea of big government] Reagan repeats charge that United States no longer number 1 nil. power in world, but is surpassed by USSR .
REPORTER: Kenley Jones

(Atlanta, Georgia) Reagan speaks at news conference [REAGAN - says wishes Ford would speak about issue of United States being #2. Ford not only expert in United States re: cntry.'s strength.] Reagan to make 5-min. campaign speech tonight on TV.
REPORTER: Kenley Jones

Chancellor, John;
Cochran, John;
Jones, Kenley

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