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Campaign `80 / Reagan / Carter / Anderson #507520

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Oct 23, 1980
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(Studio) Intensification of Ronald Reagan's campaign rhetoric with regard to Jimmy Carter reported.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Greenville, SC) Pol. threat to Reagan's campaign of possible release of US hostages from Iran noted; his campaign appearance in Saint Petersburg, Florida, cited. [REAGAN - campaigns.] Cand.'s remarks to "Detroit News" concerning his action, if election, on Panama Canal treaties outlined; newspaper item shown. [REAGAN - comments.] His later stop in South Carolina and criticism of Carter's economy policies reported; upcoming debate mentioned.
REPORTER: Chris Wallace

(Studio) Reverend Ralph Abernathy's assessment of Reagan's appointed of black in event Thurgood Marshall leaves Supreme Court noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Southern Christian Leadership Conference president Joseph Lowery's endorsement of President Carter today noted following last week's endorsement of Reagan by former Southern Christian Leadership Conference president Abernathy; details given, films shown. [LOWERY - explains endorsement; mentions Reagan.] President's later remarks to black ministers with regard to Buffalo, New York, and Atlanta, Georgia, racial murders outlined. [CARTER - addresses group; mentions KKK.] [CROWD - sings "Amazing Grace."]
REPORTER: John Palmer

(Studio) Eugene McCarthy, presidential candidate in 1976, reported endorsing Reagan; details given. John Anderson's statement on Carter's efforts to obtain release of hostages noted.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Detroit, Michigan) Anderson's criticisms outlined. [ANDERSON - campaigns.] His further remarks with regard to Carter, Edward Kennedy noted. [ANDERSON - campaigns.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson

Chancellor, John;
Jamieson, Bob;
Palmer, John;
Wallace, Chris

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