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FRANK REYNOLDS PAPERS
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Box: 11 Fold: 49 September 10, 1970: Agnew in Springfield
DATE: [09/10/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on Vice President Agnew's first campaign speeches, and on his use of the phrase "troglodytic leftists" to describe the Democrats.

Box: 11 Fold: 50 September 17, 1970: Paris Peace Talks
DATE: [09/17/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on some new proposals from the Communists at the Paris Peace Talks to end the Vietnam War.

Box: 11 Fold: 51 September 24, 1970: Health Insurance/Electoral College
DATE: [09/24/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on traditional individual health insurance and traditional Electoral College, both traditionals to be dispensed with.

Box: 11 Fold: 52 September 29, 1970: Nasser II
DATE: [09/29/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on President Nasser's attempts to bring Egypt into the modern world.

Box: 11 Fold: 53 October 1, 1970: Campus Unrest
DATE: [10/01/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the release of a Presidential Commission's report on campus unrest, and on Vice President Agnew's reactions to it.

Box: 11 Fold: 54 October 5,6,8, 1970: Nixon/Foreign Policy
DATE SPAN: [10/05/1970]? - [10/08/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copies of the script outlines for the dates specified, and scripts for Reynolds' commentaries for October 6 and October 8 on President Nixon's use of foreign policy as a campaign tool, and on the continuation of ground combat in Vietnam and Cambodia.

Box: 11 Fold: 55 October 20, 1970: Student Unrest
DATE: [10/20/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the inconsistency of railing against student protests, while at the same time supporting officials in their defiance of court decisions (about desegregation, for example).

Box: 11 Fold: 56 October 22, 1970: Unemployment/Crime
DATE: [10/22/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the high levels of unemployment among black youth, and the similarly high levels of crime in the same group.

Box: 11 Fold: 57 October 27,29; November 3,5, 1970: Election Campaign
DATE SPAN: [10/27/1970]? - [11/05/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copies of the script outlines for the dates specified, and

scripts for Reynolds' commentaries on the 1970 Election Campaign. Scripts and commentaries are included for:

October 27, 1970,

October 29, 1970,

November 3, 1970,

November 5, 1970.

Box: 11 Fold: 58 November 6, 1970: Unemployment Humor
DATE SPAN: [11/06/1970]? - [11/05/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on a humorous story.

Box: 11 Fold: 59 November 10, 1970: DeGaulle
DATE: [11/10/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the death of former French President Charles DeGaulle.

Box: 11 Fold: 60 November 12, 1970: Election/Nixon
DATE: [11/12/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the Nixon Administration's activities in New York.

Box: 11 Fold: 61 November 17, 1970: Ky in United States
DATE: [11/17/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the visit of Vice President Ky of South Vietnam to the United States, ans his statement that Americans will soon no longer be needed.

Box: 11 Fold: 62 November 19, 1970: Ramsey Clark/Hoover
DATE: [11/19/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on the publication of a book by former Attorney General Ramsey Clark, which criticizes J. Edgar Hoover.

Box: 11 Fold: 63 November 24, 1970: U.S. Prisoners in Vietnam
DATE: [11/24/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on a failed commando raid to free American POWs in North Vietnam.

Box: 11 Fold: 64 November 26, 1970: Thanksgiving
DATE: [11/26/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline for the date specified, and a script for Reynolds' commentary on things to be thankful for in 1970.

Box: 11 Fold: 65 December 4, 1970: Farewell from Evening News
DATE: [12/04/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains multiple copies of Reynolds' last commentary as anchorman of the ABC Evening News, on the occasion of his leaving that post. Also contains five publicity photos of Reynolds at the anchor desk.

Box: 11 Fold: 66 American Adventure," 1970
DATE: [12/28/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script for the 28 December 1970 broadcast of "The American Adventure," anchored by Frank Reynolds.

Box: 11 Fold: 67 Kissinger, 1970's
DATE SPAN: 05/09/1972 - 10/26/1973

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of two commentaries by Reynolds on Henry Kissinger, advisor and then Secretary of State under President Nixon.

Box: 11 Fold: 68 Foreign News, 1970's
DATE SPAN: 02/26/1973 - 05/13/1975

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of two commentaries, the first, from 26 February 1973, on Israel's attempted explanations for shooting down an off-course civilian plane; and the second, from 13 May 1975, on the running of a Cuban steel plant before and after its revolution.

Box: 11 Fold: 69 Economy, 1970's
DATE SPAN: 10/11/1971 - 03/08/1975

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of five Reynolds commentaries or other scripts on the U.S. economy:

11 October 1971: Wage and Proces Freeze and Organized Labor;

15 October 1971: Public Poll on reaction to Wage and Price Freeze;

18 November 1971: George Meaney's denunciation of Richard Nixon;

30 January 1974: Elkhart, Indiana and its unemployment as a result of the energy crisis;

8 March 1975: "Scrapped Energy Show Opening."



Box: 11 Fold: 70 Possibles: 1968-70
DATE SPAN: [01/01/1968]? - [12/31/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains 4 sheets of autograph manuscripts and 4 pages of typed manuscripts, plus many pages of other drafts of ideas for commentaries and other broadcasts. One of the autograph sheets contains a very interesting (but undated) outline by Reynolds of his career possibilities.

Box: 11 Fold: 71 Top Secret -- Who Draws the Line?
DATE: [06/28/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a mimeograph copy of the 28 June 1971 special broadcast "Top Secret -- Who Draws the Line?," a panel discussion with Senator Barry Goldwater, James C. Hagerty, and Benjamin Bradlee, moderated by Frank Reynolds.

Box: 11 Fold: 71 National Polling Day, 1971
DATE: [01/13/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a transcript of an ABC News Special "National Polling Day: What Americans Think," which discussed a poll by Louis Harris.

Box: 11 Fold: 72 Alcoholism: Out of the Shadows" 1971
DATE: [06/23/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a script of the 23 June 1971 ABC News Special "Alcoholism: Out of the Shadows," anchored by Frank Reynolds.

Box: 11 Fold: 73 Commencement Address, Drury College, 1971
DATE: [05/23/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the Reynolds' Commencement Address at Drury College on 23 May 1971.

Box: 11 Fold: 74 SST: Super Sound and Fury
DATE: [02/22/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script for the above-named ABC News Special anchored by Reynolds.

Box: 11 Fold: 75 Anatomy of Welfare
DATE: [04/14/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script for the above-named ABC News Special anchored by Reynolds, as well as a copy of a separate statement by Reynolds, and a wired response to the broadcast.

Box: 11 Fold: 76 Apollo XIII
DATE SPAN: [04/13/1970]? - [04/30/1970]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains an annotated draft copy of the script for the ABC News Special anchored by Reynolds on the Apollo 13 disaster.

Box: 11 Fold: 77 Muskie Campaign: 1971-72
DATE SPAN: [09/06/1971]? - [06/12/1972]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains draft copies of several commentaries and other scripts on the Presidential Election campaign of Sen. Edmund Muskie.

Box: 11 Fold: 78 Cherokee Shaft: A Miner's Story

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the above-named undated and unattributed script.

Box: 11 Fold: 79 Homefront '71: The President, the Press and the Public
DATE: [05/03/1971]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the transcript of the above-named NET News Special, a panel discussion with which Reynolds participated.

Box: 11 Fold: 80 Radio Commentaries 1971-2
DATE SPAN: [07/01/1971]? - [02/18/1972]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' radio commentaries for the period specified.

Box: 11 Fold: 81 Hail and Farewell, 1970 & 1978
DATE SPAN: 12/04/1970 - 07/10/1978

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of Reynolds' farewell from the ABC Evening News in 1970, and his first opening of the new World News Tonight in 1978.

Box: 11 Fold: 82 Speech Pre-80 Campaign

DESCRIPTION: Contains one undated ytped manuscript of a speech, apparently delivered to a business conference on the "Leading Edge." Also contains two reporter's notebooks apparently from White House press conferences during the Carter administration. The notebooks contains manuscript notes by Reynolds.

Box: 11 Fold: 83 Interview with Carter
DATE: 12/31/1979

DESCRIPTION: Contains a two copies of a transcript of an interview with President Jimmy Carter by Frank Reynolds on 31 December 1979.

Box: 11 Fold: 84 Illinois Bankers Association
DATE SPAN: 04/20/1979 - 07/06/1979

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of a speech delivered by Reynolds to the Illinois Bankers Association's Annual Convention, and correspondence related to his appearance.

Box: 11 Fold: 85 Television Annual, 1978-79
DATE SPAN: 04/04/1979 - 04/11/1979

DESCRIPTION: Contains a first draft and correpondence related to a special, independently produced broadcast on the news of 1978-79, in which Reynolds participated along with Walter Cronkite and John Chancellor.

Box: 11 Fold: 86 Hostage Crisis, Nov. 1979
DATE SPAN: 01/26/1979 - 11/12/1979

DESCRIPTION: Contains a script outline, script draft, and related clippings and correpondence, for an ABC News Special "The Iran Crisis: American Held Hostage," broadcast on 8 November 1979. Reynolds was the anchor.

Box: 11 Fold: 87 Energy: Crisis and Questions
DATE: [04/05/1979]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the script outline and script draft for the ABC News special broadcast "Energy: Crisis and Questions," presented on 5 April 1979, and anchored by Reynolds.

Box: 11 Fold: 88 President Speaks: Energy and the Nation
DATE: [07/15/1979]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a script outline and a script draft for an ABC News special "The President Speaks: Energy and the Nation," anchored by Reynolds and broadcast on 15 July 1979.

Box: 11 Fold: 89 Pope John Paul
DATE: [10/01/1979]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of a short commentary by Reynolds on Pope John Paul II.

Box: 11 Fold: 90 Carter, 10/9/80
DATE: [10/09/1980]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a draft of a commentary by Reynolds on President Jimmy Carter's interview by Barbara Walters.

Box: 11 Fold: 91 MX Missile - Pananma Canal Script: May 6, 1980
DATE: [05/06/1980]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a transcript of the 6 May 1980 broadcast of World News Tonight, during which both the MX Missile and the Panama Canal Treaty were covered. Also contains clippings related to those stories.

Box: 11 Fold: 92 Reagan Transition Script
DATE: [11/28/1980]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the transcript of the 28 November 1980 broadcast of World News Tonight, which included coverage of President-elect Reagan's attempts to find persons to serve in his administration.

Box: 11 Fold: 93 Banks: 8/23/82
DATE: [08/23/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the ABC World News Tonight transcript for 23 August 1982, which covered the failure of the Penn Square Bank, and its repurcussions in the banking industry.

Box: 11 Fold: 94 Commentary on Israel: 9/27/82
DATE: [09/27/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains copies of a Reynolds commentary on Israel and the massacres in the refugee camps in Beirut.

Box: 11 Fold: 95 Rita Sands: Dying
DATE: [12/02/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the ABC World News Tonight transcript from 2 December 1981, which included a story on dying in America, and the right to die.

Box: 11 Fold: 96 December 24, 1981
DATE: [12/24/1981]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the ABC World News Tonight transcript for 24 December 1981, which included a story on martial law in Poland.

Box: 11 Fold: 97 Richard Threlkeld: Status Reports
DATE SPAN: [02/09/1982]? - [03/05/1982]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of ABC World News Tonight transcripts containing stories reported by Richard Threlkeld: three stories on Central America, one on Recession in Ohio, and one on the Catholic Anti-Nuclear Movement.

Box: 11 Fold: 98 George Strait's Acne Report
DATE: [11/09/1981]?

DESCRIPTION: Contains a copy of the ABC World News Tonight transcript, which included a story on acne, by George Strait.

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