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Election 1984 / British Betting / Glenn #82264

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 21, 1983
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(Studio) British said now taking bets on 1984 Democratic presidential candidate race at establishment known as Ladbrooks. Standings of Walter Mondale, John Glenn, Jesse Jackson and George McGovern noted. Upcoming Iowa caucus mentioned.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) John Glenn's problem in turning popularity into votes noted. ABC News poll in Iowa reported indicating Mondale with lead and Senator Alan Cranston following Glenn. Problems in Glenn campaign outlined; changes said planned. [Glenn campaign manager William WHITE - comments.] Opening of headquarters in Des Moines, Iowa, mentioned. [GLENN - comments on campaign.] [Iowa state coordinator Jerry VENTO - comments.] [WHITE - comments on campaign strategy.]
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

(Studio) President Reagan reported to sign papers putting his name on ballot in New Hampshire and Illinois primaries.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn

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