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Decision 1984 / Republican Convention #538776

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 22, 1984
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(Studio) Dallas Cowboy's jersey noted given President Reagan upon his arrival here; city's emphasis on oil, money, football and religion mentioned. Tonight's nomination of Reagan-Bush ticket mentioned.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Dallas, Texas) Reagan's arrival and remarks to supporters featured; films shown. [REAGAN - praises Texas slogan; thinks Republican party is nation's party; attacks Democrats, Carter-Mondale administration] Bush shown joining President
REPORTER: Andrea Mitchell

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw

(Dallas, Texas) Nancy Reagan's role at convention considered Republican effort to gain support of women; her appearances here with Pearl Bailey and Joan Rivers cited as exs. [RIVERS - praises Reagan and individual Republican women; jokes about Queen Elizabeth, Margaret Thatcher.] [Nancy REAGAN - thinks Republican women are trailblazers in women's movement]
REPORTER: Emery King

Brokaw, Tom;
King, Emery;
Mitchell, Andrea

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