• Short Summary

    Secretary Hoover nominated at Republican Convention


    (NOTE - Republican party convention held June 12 -15th ,1928).

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    SLATE INFORMATION

    CAPTION - INTERNATIONAL NEWSREEL - G.O.P NOMINATES SECRETARY HOOVER FOR PRESIDENCY

    U.S.A., MISSOURI, KANSAS CITY. (JUNE 1928)
    GENERAL VIEW (under spotlight) banners scattered among delegates sitting in assembly hall / Delegates sitting down, names of the various states on banners / Delegates in assembly hall

    CAPTION : Outside the convention hall aggrieved Western farmers stage a vivid anti-Hoover demonstration!

    People with banners and flags marching down street under presidential banners, carrying their own banners (WE DON'T WANT HOOVER!) / Demonstrators, waving American flags past camera / Demonstration down decorated street / Demonstrators down decorated street (banner in street roads: REPUBLICAN NATIONAL CONVENTION), one of the demonstrators' banners reads: 50,000 INDIAN FARMERS SIGN PETITION PROTESTING FARM BILL VETO

    CAPTION : But the Secretary easily wins his party's support - the delegates acclaim the nomination.
    Delegates clapping in assembly hall / Signs for states

    CAPTION : The Republican standard bearer - a native of Iowa, he is 54 years old.

    UNKNOWN LOCATION (PRESUMABLY WASHINGTON D.C , USA)
    Close up of of Herbert Hoover sitting in garden, talking

    CAPTION : Mr and Mrs. Hoover at their beautiful Washingon home.
    Herbert and wife Lou Henry Hoover down steps of front staircase of their home and sitting down on garden bench

    CAPTION: The nominee's wife - formerly Miss Lou Henry of California - is a splendid housekeeper and devoted to outdoor life as well.
    Close up of Mrs. Hoover sitting on couch, knitting and talking to her husband PAN Hoover

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Secretary in his office at the Department of Commerce.
    Hoover talking

    U.S.A., MISSOURI, KANSAS CITY. (JUNE 1928)
    Demonstrators immobile in front of building / Demonstrators with banners and flags (banner reads: THIS CONVENTION CAN KEEP OR KILL THE ELEPHANT) / People waving hats / Demonstrators carrying anti-Hoover banner and waving flags/ banner reading
    "We don't want Hoover"
    Background: Secretary Hoover nominated at Republican Convention

    (NOTE - Republican party convention held June 12 -15th ,1928).

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB69CTS2TLRZV7L7G7EP5HGGFN
    Media URN:
    VLVAB69CTS2TLRZV7L7G7EP5HGGFN
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont Graphic Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/06/1928
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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