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Bonn Economy Conference #54738

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 17, 1978
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(Studio) End of Bonn economy conference and President Carter's return home noted.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Studio) Impt. of summit reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Bonn, West Germany) Econ pledges by West Germany, Japan, and United States listed. President Carter's statements about United States dependence on foreign oil given; congress refusal to hike oil prices in United States noted. [CARTER - describes summit as successful because leaders haven't promised things they can't deliver.] Canadian Prime Min. Trudeau mentioned.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Bonn, West Germany) Impt. of summit decisions examined; outlook for future outlined. West German Chancellor Helmut Schmidt's statements about success of meeting given. Pledged by West Germany and Japan to try to speed up domestic spending and changes in world lifestyles since WW II mentioned.
REPORTER: Dan Cordtz

(Studio) Report on personalities at conference
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Studio) President Carter's comment to Chancellor Schmidt quoted. Views on success of summit by president assistant Henry Owen and summit agreement author Richard Cooper given. Interview with Carter shown. [CARTER - states views on outcome of conference. Says most exciting time was visit to Berlin, but most gratifying was conference outcome.] Oscar Wilde quote, mentioned to Schmidt by his ambassador, noted.
REPORTER: Barbara Walters

Cordtz, Dan;
Donaldson, Sam;
Jennings, Peter;
Reynolds, Frank;
Walters, Barbara

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