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Decision `78 / Pennsylvania #496572

NBC Evening News for Friday, Nov 10, 1978
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(Studio) Pennsylvania reported to still be counting votes from Tuesday's election Statistics on Republicans and Democrats election to state house given. The one remaining contest noted as tie. Counting conts. at Gettysburg cthse.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Gettysburg, Pennsylvania) Tie in state legislature noted as being played out near Gettysburg battlefield. Storing of ballots in jail and transport for recount to cthse. stated; film shown. Republican candidate Don Moul and Democratic candidate Ken. Cole, each reported recving. same number votes, reported present at cthse. along with others; details given. Benefits of winning seat in state legislature listed. In Pittsburgh, Governor-elect Richard Thornburgh reported anxious. [THORNBURGH - comments on situation.] Progress in vote-counting noted as slow; film shown. Pennsylvania election rules quoted.
REPORTER: Robert Hager

Chancellor, John;
Hager, Robert

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