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    SENATOR VANCE HARTKE, AN INDIANA DEMOCRAT, ANNOUNCED MONDAY (JAN 3) IN MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE, THAT HE WILL RUN IN THAT STATE'S PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY MARCH 7, THE FIRST SUCH CONTEST HELD PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY MARCH 7, THE FIRST SUCH CONTEST HELD EVERY FOUR YEARS IN THE NATION.

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    SENATOR VANCE HARTKE, AN INDIANA DEMOCRAT, ANNOUNCED MONDAY (JAN 3) IN MANCHESTER, NEW HAMPSHIRE, THAT HE WILL RUN IN THAT STATE'S PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY MARCH 7, THE FIRST SUCH CONTEST HELD PRESIDENTIAL PREFERENCE PRIMARY MARCH 7, THE FIRST SUCH CONTEST HELD EVERY FOUR YEARS IN THE NATION.

    HARTKE MADE HIS ANNOUNCEMENT AT THE EXACT SPOT WHERE TWELVE YEARS AGO JOHN %F. KENNEDY ANNOUNCED HE WOULD RUN FOR PRESIDENT.

    HARTKE SPOKE IN THE LOBBY OF THE SHERATON-CARPENTER HOTEL. HE TOLD NEWS MEN: +THE AMERICAN PEOPLE AND THE WORLD CANNOT AFFORD FOUR MORE YEARS OF NIXON'S FAILURES.+
    HARTKE ADDED THAT THE AMERICAN PEOPLE +DESERVE SOME THING BETTER THAN HALF MEASURES GROUNDED ON HALF TRUTHS, DUPLICITY CONFUSION AND DECEIT.+
    HARTKE SAID HE HAD BEEN SKEPTICAL OF HIS CHANCES IN THE PRIMARY WHEN HE ARRIVE IN NEW HAMPSHIRE LAST WEEK BUT THAT HE AND HIS AIDES AND STUDENTS HAD GATHERED MORE THAN 3,000 SIGNATURES ON PETITIONS -- MORE THAN THREE TIMES THE NUMBER (1,000) NEEDED TO ENTER HIS NAME. ALSO IN THE RACE WILL BE SENATORS EDMUND MUSKIE OF MAINE AND GEORGE MCGOVERN OF SOUTH DAKOTA, AND LOS ANGELES MAYOR SAY YORTY.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2ETEHGJJKOOWQ8I33A7OOERQZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ETEHGJJKOOWQ8I33A7OOERQZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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