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(Studio) Brazil and Nigeria reported sending athletes to Moscow Olympics; President Carter recalled recently sending Muhammad Ali to Africa in effort to gain support for his call of boycott
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Lake Placid, IN) Atmosphere at Lake Placid with regard to boycotting of Moscow Olympics examined; films shown. Arrival of USSR delegation noted. [USSR delegate head Sergei PAVLOV - (thru interpreter) says he's confident games will proceed and that United States athletes will attend.] Secretary of State Cyrus Vance said presenting Carter's call for boycott to IOC; details given.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy
- Chancellor, John;
- McCarthy, Lee
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