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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Item about Democrat Adlai Stevenson who is standing for Presidency. Illinois, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots Democrat Adlai Stevenson walking through crowds of cheering people, some shaking his hand, etc. CU Stevenson speaking: "I say trust the people, trust their good sense, their decency, their fortitude, their faith, trust them with the great decisions, I say it is time to take this government away from men who only know how to count and to give it back to men and women who care". MS crowd applauding.

    MS as Stevenson walks along with supporters. CU Adlai Stevenson speaking: "I think the first job of the new Democratic administration would be to restore common sense to American foreign policy, confidence to our friends and allies abroad and vigour to our leadership in the world". Various shots Stevenson amongst the people. CU as he addresses the cinema and talks about peace.

    CU of his three sons Adlai Stevenson Junior, Bordenson Stevenson and John Fell Stevenson. CU Adlai Stevenson Junior speaking about his father running for Presidency, he says his family comes before politics. CU Bordenson Stevenson saying if his father makes as good a President as he does a father, America will have the best President they have ever had. CU John Fell Stevenson speaking about how his father loves sport, and what an athletic President they would have. CU Adlai Stevenson speaking about the cost of living.

    Cataloguer's note: American commentary.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:20:00 / 01:37:19:00
    UN 2904 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 2904 A
  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    BBC JFK stills BBC JFK stills
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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