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Calhoun, Georgia / Lance #495391

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 15, 1977
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(Studio) Calhoun, Georgia, is for Bert Lance.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Calhoun, Georgia) Pro-Lance rally in Calhoun, Georgia, draws 1500. Film shown. Lance liked and respected here. Calhoun 1st National Bank noted. [Barber Otis BROWN - cites Lance's good reputation.] [Store operator J.D. WHITFIELD - says Lance the best.] [Restaurant employee Tom SMITH - believes Lance tried to buy gov's. office. This began his troubles.] Calhoun blames DC for Lance raw deal. Jimmy Carter campaign recalled. Attitude of town summed up in quote from woman, who said even if Lance guilty, he had her sympathy, and should be left alone.
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker

Chancellor, John;
Kiker, Douglas

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