• Short Summary

    THE CONDITION OF FORMER PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER, NOW IN THE WALTER REED HOSPITAL, WASHINGTON,?

  • Description

    THE CONDITION OF FORMER PRESIDENT DWIGHT D. EISENHOWER, NOW IN THE WALTER REED HOSPITAL, WASHINGTON, AFTER A SERIES OF HEART ATTACKS, IS CAUSING CONCERN TO HIS PHYSICIANS.

    THE EX-PRESIDENT, ALTHOUGH SUFFERING A SERIES OF ATTACKS, IS, HOWEVER, STILL LUCID AND SHOWING NO SIGNS OF BRAIN DAMAGE.

    GENERAL EISENHOWER, AGED 77, WAS TAKEN ILL SOON AFTER ADDRESSING THE REPUBLICAN PRESIDENTIAL CONVENTION LAST WEEK. HE HAS PREVIOUSLY SUFFERED A NUMBER OF HEART ATTACKS AND IS NOW UNDERGOING INTENSIVE TREATMENT IN THE WALTER REED ARMY HOSPITAL. MRS. EISENHOWER IS AT HIS BEDSIDE.

    YESTERDAY, AN ARMY MEDICAL OFFICER MADE TWO STATEMENTS ON THE GENERAL'S CONDITION. IN THE FIRST, AT 10 A.M., HE SAID.

    SIX HOURS LATER, THE OFFICER MADE A FURTHER STATEMENT.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAZAKKZDEGRSN9BYNZJUZKUGTW
    Media URN:
    VLVAZAKKZDEGRSN9BYNZJUZKUGTW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/08/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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