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    Unissued / unused material - date and location may be unclear / unknown.

    American newsreel item. Title reads: "A Public Service Feature - Know Your Candidates - The 1964 Presidential Election"

    Washington DC and other locations in the United States of America / USA

    CU Barry Goldwater waving. CU US President Lyndon B Johnson (Democrat) shaking hands with crowds. MS Special voting cubicle. Various shots, voters casting votes.

    Various shots, supporters of Republican Presidential candidate, Senator Barry Goldwater at a huge rally with cheerleaders. MS Goldwater waving. Various shots, Goldwater and his wife during his whistle stop tour in various states in America. Voice-over: Goldwater in one of his anti-Communist speeches, saying USA should not appease the aggressor. CU Montage of Goldwater posters. MS Barry Goldwater Junior signing autographs. Various shots, Mrs Peggy Goldwater making personal appearances during campaign. Various shots, more of Goldwater campaigning.

    Various shots, thrusting crowd at a Democrat rally, President Johnson moves among the crowd trying to shake as many hands as possible. Various shots, Mrs Ladybird Johnson and her daughters Lynda Bird and Lucy Baines doing their part in the campaign. MS President Johnson addresses United Steelworkers rally. Various shots during the President's whistle stop tour of America. Voice-over: President Johnson speaks of his plans for the United States. Various shots, flashback to President Johnson showing some press men around the grounds of the White House. LS White House.

    MS American film actress, Janet Leigh, presents to camera in front of a board reading "Vote and the choice is yours. Don't vote and the choice is theirs. Your vote could be the one that counts."

    Note: Date on original record: 22/10/1964. American commentary.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:50:00 / 01:09:47:00
    UN 3953 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 3953 A
  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics Entertainment & Humour
    Retro Campaigns The Civil Rights movement and its historical context American Voting Atlantic City The Presidential Race
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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