• Short Summary

    Senator Eugene McCarthy, candidate for the U.S. Presidential nomination, suspended all campaign activity indefinitely when?

  • Description

    Senator Eugene McCarthy, candidate for the U.S. Presidential nomination, suspended all campaign activity indefinitely when he learned of the shooting of his rival for the Democratic Party Nomination, Senator Robert Kennedy, on Wednesday (June 5).

    Senator McCarthy, who lost to Kennedy in the crucial California Primary the day before, planned to extend personal condolences to members Senator Kennedy's.

    Reaction to the shooting was deep-seeded throughout the United States. Catholic Archbishop of New York. Terrance Cooke held special mass for Senator Kennedy attended by hundreds of New Yorkers.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA64CKPKUIUYIKAIH6VC7G9OJ0Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA64CKPKUIUYIKAIH6VC7G9OJ0Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/06/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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