• Short Summary

    Democratic Convention in Atlantic City prepares for the 1964 Presidential election

  • Description

    Location: Atlantic City, United States in America / USA

    Story about Democratic National Convention prior to the 1964 Presidential election in November.

    Title reads: "Democratic Convention: Eyes on Atlantic City".

    BGV. Atlantic City showing mainly the Convention Hall and the beach. VS. Around Atlantic City with decorations about the convention being the main feature.

    GV. Exterior of the White House. VS. In the White House garden President Lyndon B. Johnson his wife and two daughters meet large group of students. CU of President Johnson shaking hands. VS. In the evening President Johnson has some Democratic Party friends to a reception in the White House, Senator Hubert Humphrey is present. VS of President Johnson speaking.

    VS. More shots around Atlantic City, with organisers selling Democrat stickers, flags etc. VS. Inside the convention hall workers busy building seats etc. and getting telephones and communications sorted out for the world's press that will be there.

    VS. Flashback to 1960 in the Convention Hall in Los Angeles, where the crowd acclaim Mr. Lyndon Johnson, but only as vice-president. (Comb. FG.)

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:02:00 / 01:06:00:00
    UN 3929 D

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