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    Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.: GV Convention, cameramen in f-g, super Stevenson. SCU Stevenson superimposed on balloons & state signs. GTV Pan Convention. SV Averell Harriman. CU Kefauver waving. SV Speaker Sam Rayburn on platform. GV Speaker Rayburn speaks:-(Nat.sd.) Angle V Women on balcony. CU Truman & Stevenson walking on platform, they shake hands. CU Girl. Side V Truman trying to quiet crowd with gravel. Angle V People on balcony. GV Truman speaks:-(Nat.sd.)-they shake hands. STV Truman leaves Stevenson on platform. SCU Stevenson speaks: (Nat.sd.)



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    GV Speaker Sam Rayburn speaks:- "And Gov. Stevenson is the Nominee of this Convention by acclaimation." (Cheers)



    GV Mr. Truman speaks:- "It is an honour and a privilege to present to you the Hon. Governor Adlai Stevenson, the Democratic Nominee for President."



    SCU Adlai Stevenson speaks:- "My friends in this staggering task you have assigned me, I shall always try to do justly, to love mercy and to walk humble with my God." (He steps back & waves)



    Personalities - Politicians; United States of America; Government and Politics; Adlai Ewing Stevenson (1900-1965)




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    Chicago

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    Film ID:
    VLVACF0A726INS46QHASW8B0ZHSJ8
    Media URN:
    VLVACF0A726INS46QHASW8B0ZHSJ8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/07/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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