• Short Summary

    The 54th annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People.

    NAACP Executive?

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    Sign "NAACP" pan down to people
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    2.
    People (three shots)
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    3.
    SOF OPENS: "Senator Barry Goldwater..."SOF CLOSES:...to offer the nation".
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    4.
    People
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    Background: The 54th annual convention of the National Association for the Advancement of Coloured People.

    NAACP Executive Secretary Roy Wilkins delivered the keynote address at the opening meeting of the convention in a church auditorium in Chicago.(1 July).He told an audience of about 4 thousand that the fight over the civil rights bill before Congress "in a very real sense will be a test of the 'raison d'etre' of the Republican Party.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7M775MR0UX88YTFBX91UPW9PX
    Media URN:
    VLVA7M775MR0UX88YTFBX91UPW9PX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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