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Decision 1984 / Mondale Incident #535858

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 10, 1984
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(Studio) Secret Service's mistaken apprehension of Mobile, Alabama, court bailiff Clarence Montgomery during appearance there of Walter Mondale reported, shown. [MONDALE - describes reaction to incident.] Injuries sustained by Montgomery and Mondale's apology later noted. [MONTGOMERY - notes Mondale promised to visit; comments on incident.] George McGovern's pledge to withdraw from race if Massachusetts primary is less than eventful noted.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

(Boston, Massachusetts) Massachusetts's general praise of McGovern described, shown. Massachusetts recalled only state voting for McGovern in 1972. [1972, McGOVERN - calls for end to Vietnam war.] [Today, McGOVERN - fears nation is losing sight of traditions and dreams.] Praise for his handling of current campaign cited. [McGOVERN - is proud of campaign; praises Mondale as individual; calls for wisdom on Tuesday]
REPORTER: Don Oliver

(Studio) Coverage of primaries Tuesday announced.
REPORTER: Connie Chung

Chung, Connie;
Oliver, Don

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