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Women's Movement / Houston Conference Anniversary #51789

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 21, 1978
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(Studio) Report concerns event to major significance to Rosalynn Carter and other American women, that occurred at this time last year
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) National Women's Conf. held in Houston, Texas, in 1977, noted. Attendance by Mrs. Carter, Betty Ford and Lady Bird Johnson mentioned. Eclipsing of Women's Conf. by Egyptian President Anwar Sadat's visit to Jerusalem, in news reports, stated. Film from conference shown. Outcome of conference and presentation of plan of action to President Carter and Congress described. Degree of success of plan reported Accomplishments and setbacks listed. Interview with former Representative Bella Abzug shown. [ABZUG - discusses status of women's mvt.] Upcoming meeting with President Carter by Abzug and other women's leaders cited; subject noted to be effect on women of possible failure of Carter's economy program.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Reynolds, Frank;
Walters, Barbara

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