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1984 Vote / Democratic Convention #90838

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 19, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(San Francisco, California) Importance of Geraldine Ferraro's nomination to women delegates at Democratic Convention examined. [NOW president Judy GOLDSMITH - feels NOW was partially responsible for Mondale selecting women; notes public's response to Ferraro.] Bella Abzug's celebration of Ferraro's presence on ticket described, shown.
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(San Francisco, California) Delegates' perception of convention featured; films shown. [Delegates Charles KINCADE, Andy TURNER, Diane PERANICH, Tom HAYDEN - praise system.] 1968 Chicago convention and 1972 convention recalled; scenes shown. [HAYDEN - notes drama of primaries.]
REPORTER: Jim Wooten

(Studio) Past convs. staleness recalled; significance of Ferraro's nomination, possible threat to Mondale considered.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings, David Brinkley

Brinkley, David;
Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn;
Wooten, Jim

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