Search the Archive

Lance Affair #50431

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Sep 22, 1977
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) Bert Lance, who resigned on Wednesday as OMB director, goes home to Calhoun, Georgia.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Calhoun, Georgia) Report on homecoming for Lance and wife, LaBelle. Ceremony at town square described; high school band plays "You'll Never Walk Alone". [LANCE - thanks townspeople for support.] Lances plan to spend week here, but will return to Washington, DC next week
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

(DC) Lance is more like old, good-humored self as he leaves Washington, DC house to go for meeting with attorney Clark Clifford. About future, Lance comments with quote from Bible. [LANCE - makes quote; says he's not concerned re: future, is at peace and ease. Thinks things work for best.] At White House, Jody Powell says

Reasoner, Harry;
Wordham, Bill

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.