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Philadelphia / Mayoral Primary #530442

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, May 18, 1983
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(Studio) Wilson Goode reported winning Philadelphia Democrat mayoral primary over Frank Rizzo.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) Goode's victory and possible impact on general election examined; films shown. [GOODE - recalls Rizzo's congratulations; comments on Democrat pres. hopefuls contacting him.] Republican candidate John Egan, until recently a Democrat, and Democrat Tom Leonard, running as independent, examined. [Republican official Thatcher LONGSTRETH - notes necessity for getting Leonard out of the race.] [LEONARD - responds.] [GOODE - notes implications for general election of his victory.]

(Studio) General election said scheduled for November 8.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

Bode, Ken;
Brokaw, Tom

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