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Spain / Free Elections #494060

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 15, 1977
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(Studio) Spain votes in free elections for 1st time since 1936.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Madrid, Spain) Franco's fascism rule lasted so long, most adults unsure how to vote. Premier Adolfo Suarez gains great respect from Spanish people for efforts. Socialist party's Felipe Gonzales gained support near campaign's end. Two men may form coalition. Secretary Communist party Santiago Carrillo happily votes; glad to be out of jail and have his party legal. Spain likely to vote in coming year on new const.
REPORTER: David Burrington

Reporter(s):
Burrington, David;
Chancellor, John
Duration:
00:01:50

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