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Democratic Convention #824890

NBC Special for Thursday, Jul 13, 1972

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  • Live NBC coverage 1972 National Democratic Convention with reports by David Brinkley, John Chancellor, Garrick Utley, Catherine Mackin, Douglas Kiker, Tom Pettit, Floyd Kalber, Edwin Newman and Jack Perkins.
  • Live interviews with James O'Hara, Frances "Sissy" Farenthold, Frank Church, Eli Segal, Robert Strauss, Anthony Hyde, John Bailey, Dolph Briscoe, Clay Smothers, Henry Burke, Birch Bayh, Governor Gilligan and Norman Bee, Jr.
  • Live coverage of Thomas Eagleton's Acceptance speech and announcement by Lawrence O'Brien.
  • Film coverage interview with George McGovern.

  • Reporter(s):
    Utley, Garrick; Mackin, Catherine; Kiker, Douglas; Pettit, Tom; Kalber, Floyd; Newman, Edwin; Perkins, Jack.

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