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Los Angeles Mayoral Race #5402

ABC Evening News for Monday, May 26, 1969
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(Studio) Cnclman. Thomas Bradley and incumbent, Sam Yorty, fight rough mayoral race. Los Angeles Times shows Bradley with 53%; Yorty 36%.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Los Angeles, California) Yorty exploits race issue. [YORTY - says white and black militants behind Richard Hatcher in Gary, IN, and Bradley here.] [BRADLEY - hopes city's people will rise above gutter campaign.] Campaign generates racial antagonisms.
REPORTER: Bill Brannigan

(Studio) Heaviest-ever voter turnout predicted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

Brannigan, Bill;
Reynolds, Frank

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