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Thanksgiving Day #51819

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 23, 1978
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(Studio) Thanksgiving Day celebrations around country described. President Carter's celebration with family at Camp David noted. Report is on parades of day.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(No location given) Thanksgiving celebrations noted include: Macy's parade in New York City that marks beginning of Christmas shopping season with Santa Claus' appearance; Hudson's Department Store parade in Detroit, in which float designed by 10-yr.-old William Bowden won top prize; Covington, Kentucky's, 69th Annual Elk's Lodge Road Race, 2nd only to Boston Marathon in age and won by Tom Bloomer, which goes from Covington to Cincinnati, Ohio; and fellowship dinner cooked and eaten by residents of Sterling, Kansas.
REPORTER: Matt Quinn (Newstape and newsfilm by: WABC, WXYZ, WKRC, KAKE-TV)

(Studio) Report on pro football game between Detroit Lions and Denver Broncos, played in Pontiac, Michigan. Film shown, courtesy NBC Sports. Players names listed.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Quinn, Matt;
Robinson, Max

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