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(Studio) Communist-Socialist victory in French elecs. announced. Next Sunday's vote, and possibility of Communist participation in government, noted.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch
(Paris, France) Slim margin of victory for leftists noted. Paris election headquarters film shown. Film of voting shown. Reasons for leftist vote given as unemployment, inflation and wide gap between rich and poor. Georges Marchais quoted with regard to role of Jimmy Carter in the situation. Leftists thought to be too weak to take control of government in next week's elec.
REPORTER: John Palmer
- Palmer, John;
- Savitch, Jessica
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