• Short Summary

    The Republican and Democrat candidates for the American Presidency slug it out.

  • Description

    San Francisco and Indianapolis, USA.

    San Francisco. LS.Governor Adlai Stevenson on platform. MS. Stevenson speaking (nat. snd.) "In Korea, we took a long step towards building a security system in Asia. As an American, I'm proud that we had the courage to resist that ruthless, cynical aggression. And I am equally proud that we have had the fortitude to refuse to risk extension of that war despite extreme Communist provocation and reckless Republican criticism."

    Indianapolis. MS. General Eisenhower. MS. Woman applauding. CU. Ike speaking:(Nat. snd.) "Don't let them take it away, they cry. Do they mean the 5% fees for their court and favourites That's what they get. The American people get a 10% tax on this, and 20% tax on that, MS. a whole invisible blanket of taxes on almost everything we buy. Let me tell you plainly what I want to cast away, with the aid of a Republican Congress A Republican official of the State. First, we shall cast away the incompetent, the unfit the cronies, the chisellers. And it won't take year's of congressional investigation and a lot of tax money, to clean up the whole mess"

    Comb. F.G.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2612.07
    Media URN:
    78008
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:16:15:00 / 01:17:55:00
    Canister:
    UN 2469 C

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