ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 31, 1979
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(Studio) Selection of Donald McHenry as ambassador-designate to United Nations announced; McHenry noted presently deputy ambassador to Andrew Young. Film shown.
REPORTER: Max Robinson
(NYC) McHenry's diplomatic background examined; his role in gaining independence for Namibia and last week's negotiations at Kennedy International Airport with regard to Ludmilla Vlasova recalled. McHenry quoted. [McHENRY - says he doesn't hope to be Andy Young.]
REPORTER: Lou Cioffi
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