President Ike invites Adlai Stevenson (his defeated opponent) for lunch in the White House.
Unissued / Unused material.
Title reads: "Eisenhower, Stevenson Meeting". American Newsreel item.
Washington DC, United States of America (USA).
CU Democrat Governor Adlai Stevenson waving. MS Group of photographers. MS American President Dwight D Eisenhower shaking hands with Stevenson at the White House. CU Ike talking to others. LS Stevenson before mikes. CU Stevenson speaking, says:- "I am very grateful to President Eisenhower for his invitation to see him here today, and to have lunch with him. These Republicans are treating me so nicely in Washington I'm beginning to like Washington maybe too much. Goodbye, I think that's all I have to say".
Cataloguer's Note: This material appears to date from February 1953 - MD.