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Carter / England / Sightseeing #493918

NBC Evening News for Friday, May 06, 1977
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(Studio) Conservatives gain big wins over Labor government's representatives in British local elections; wins scored in London, Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham. Prime Min. James Callaghan welcomes world leaders as bad news for his party comes in.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(London, England) Summit to officially begin Saturday Today, Carter visits Newcastle and returns to London for dinner with other leaders
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Newcastle, England) Report on Carter's visit to Newcastle. [CARTER - gives greeting. Is grateful to have been made local citizen and for their welcome.] Carter, with Callaghan as guide, then visits Corning Glass plant and watches Jimmy Davison hand blow flask. President visits George Washington's ancestral home, presents photograph of Mt. Vernon and plants poplar tree from Mt. Vernon.
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

(London, England) Callaghan invites 7 international leaders to dinner at his residence tonight; all but 1 attend. Because Common Mkt. head Roy Jenkins attends, French President Giscard d'Estaing doesn't. Pressures and goals of Canada's Trudeau, West Germany's Schmidt and Japan's Fukuda noted.
REPORTER: Marilyn Berger

(Studio) "London Times" says Carter appears to be worthy successor to FDR, Truman and George Marshall.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

Berger, Marilyn;
Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Jamieson, Bob

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