ABC Evening News for Thursday, May 01, 1969
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(Studio) May Day speeches were nonmilitant behind Iron Curtain. No military parades.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Moscow, USSR ) Athletes march in parade. Communist Party General Secretary Leonid Brezhnev calls for solution to international problems by negotiations. Everyone carried flowers. No military hardware on display; just papier-mache rocket. May Day given back to workers.
REPORTER: Irv Chapman
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