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1984 Vote / Poll, Reagan, Mondale #87432

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Oct 24, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Latest ABC "News-Washington Post" poll indicating President Reagan's continued lead over Walter Mondale examined; details outlined on screen, discussed. [Mondale political director Paul TULLY - will spend more time in major contested states.] Current focus of Mondale campaign discussed.
REPORTER: Barry Serafin

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(DC) Reagan's Ohio campaign stop today featured; films shown. Mondale-Ferraro demonstration during rally noted. [REAGAN - mocks protesters.] His lack of reference to John F. Kennedy following yesterday's revelation of 1960 letter to Richard Nixon attacking Kennedy cited. [REAGAN - defs. letter comparing Kennedy's policies to Karl Marx and Adolf Hitler.] His later White House ceremony for some United States students rescued during last year's invasion of Grenada described. [REAGAN - defs. invasion.] campaign. plans for some students noted.
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson

(Canton, Missouri) Mondale's campaign focus today examined; films shown. [MONDALE - seeks farmers' support; recalls group's role in electing Harry Truman.] His tour of Mississippi Valley farm towns described.

Donaldson, Sam;
Hume, Brit;
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry

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