NBC Evening News for Saturday, Oct 15, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.
(DC: Andrea Mitchell) Pamela Harriman's efforts to help Democrats raise funds to maintain control of Senator in upcoming elecs. reported; details given, scenes shown. [HARRIMAN - discusses funds raised.] [MAN - says Harriman has rescued Democrat cands. for Senator] [HARRIMAN - recalls marriage to Winston Churchill's son during World War II and her family's role in pols.] Film and photos shown from war era. [HARRIMAN - talks about Churchill.] Marriage to W. Averell Harriman recalled. [HARRIMAN - talks about politicians, Democrats and elecs.] Harriman's relationship with Raisa Gorbachev explained; scenes shown. [HARRIMAN - talks about Raisa.] Governor Michael Dukakis mentioned. [HARRIMAN - recalls conversation between West Averell Harriman and Churchill.]