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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, May 05, 1981
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(Studio) France's televised debate between president cands. Valery Giscard d'Estaing and Francois Mitterrand compared to that between Ronald Reagan and Jimmy Carter; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Paris, France) Significance of event mentioned; Giscard d'Estaing's victory over Mitterrand during their last debate recalled. Cands.' preparations for and replies during event examined. [MITTERRAND - (in French) comments.] Criticism of debate cited; apparent performance of both cands. considered.
REPORTER: Keith Miller

Chancellor, John;
Miller, Keith

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