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    GUS HALL, HEAD OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY IN THE UNITED STATES, DECLARED HIS CANDIDACY FOR PRESIDENT ON TUESDAY (JAN. 11TH).

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    GUS HALL, MAKING ABOVE REMARKS IN LOS ANGELES: WOULD DECLARED WAR OVER, WITHDRAW FORCES AND ALSO FROM EVER WHERE ELSE IN THE WORLD- CLOSE ALL BUT A FEW MILITARY INSTALLATIONS, PADLOCK PENTAGON, CIA, FBI- RELEASE ALL POLITICAL PRISONERS INCLUDING NEGRO ANGELA DAVIS




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    Background: GUS HALL, HEAD OF THE COMMUNIST PARTY IN THE UNITED STATES, DECLARED HIS CANDIDACY FOR PRESIDENT ON TUESDAY (JAN. 11TH). IN REMARKS AT A NEWS CONFERENCE HALL SAID THAT IF ELECTED HE WOULD, ON HIS INAUGURATION DAY, IMMEDIATELY +DECLARE THE WAR IN INDOCHINA OVER.+ HE SAID HE WOULD IMMEDIATELY ORDER A WITHDRAWAL OF U.S. ARMED FORCES+FROM EVERY CORNER OF THE WORLD.+ HALL ADDED THAT HE WOULD CLOSE DOWN MILITARY INSTALLATIONS EXCEPT FOR SOME IN THE UNITED STATES, THAT HE WOULD +PADLOCK+ THE PENTAGON, C.I.A. AND THE F.B.I., THAT HE WOULD RELEASE ALL +POLITICAL PRISONERS,+ AND, FINALLY, THAT HE WOULD FIND HONOUR +TO YOUNG PEOPLE WHO HAVE REFUSED TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS IMMORAL AND UNJUST, UNJUST WAR.+

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    Film ID:
    VLVA99BRSTB8H5P81I2GLE9MBFRHM
    Media URN:
    VLVA99BRSTB8H5P81I2GLE9MBFRHM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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