• Short Summary

    Election candidates and crowds at the Republican convention in Philadelphia. Thomas Dewey wins

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    Philadelphia, United States of America


    The 24th National Republican Convention. M.V. Stassen H.Q. exterior. G.O.P. elephant and Stassen signs, pan down to couple jitterbugging in the street. CU Jitterbugs. M.V. Interior of Philadelphia Hall. Joe Barton elected permanent chairman of the convention. C.U. Joe Barton shaking hands with Dwight Green. M.V. Barton decorated with Hawaiian garland. C.U. He kisses the donor. M.V. Group of Dewey supporters talking around table. L.V. Senator Edward Martin posing with New York Governor, Thomas Dewey. C.U. Ditto. C.U. Dewey . C.U. Senator Robert Taft (Ohio) emerging from lift. M.V. Taft walking through small group of people. L.V. Pathe News Cameraman on roof of car. Taft answers question (see dope sheet for speech. M.V. Taft leaving in car. LV. Interview with Governor Harold Stassen (Minnesota) . (see dope sheet). MV. Stassen gets into car and drives away. Governors Duff (Pennsylvania) and Sigler (Michigan), Duff speaks.(see dope sheet). C.U. Reporter taking notes. L.V. Meeting in room. C.U. Seated delegates M.V. Governor Duff speaking. M.V. Senator Martin speaking. C.U. ditto, pan to clapping delegates. M.V. Martin and Duff shake hands. CU Night crowd outside Philadelphia Hall. CU Interior of Philadelphia Hall full of people. C.U. Senator Martin. G.V. Hall. Senator Martin speaks (see dope sheet) M.V. Woman looking through telescope. M.V. Senator Bricker Speaks (see dope sheet). GV cheering delegates and crowd. MV. Taft banners held aloft. MV. Top shot ditto. CU Two Taft supporters waving Taft hats. M.V. Walter Judd advocating Stassen, Hats thrown in air. Stassen banners. Ditto. M.V. Girl cheer leader. GV revolving shot of celebrations on floor. GV Ditto. GV crowds outside hall. MV. Dewey banners in street. C.U. Governor Sigler (Michigan) and senator Baldwin. L.V. Senator conducting count. M.V. Hall during count. S.C.U. Marking votes. Ditto. S.C.U Two girls eating G.O.P. elephant lollipops. S.C.U woman in audience taking flashlight picture. CU types in audience. CU ditto. GV Night views of Dewey, called from Hotel to accept nomination. G.V. Night view of Philadelphia. M.V. Jubilant Dewey supporters walking through aisles. M.V. a brush with caption "A clean sweep for Dewey" M.V. Thronged floor. G.V Cheering delegates. C.U. Pressman. M.V. Dewey accepting nomination (see dope sheet for speech). G.V. Cheering. G.V. Back shot Dewey and wife acknowledging cheers. M.V. Pan cheering crowds. C.U. Ditto

    Comb. B/W Cuts 48/53

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:11:00 / 01:31:36:00
    UN 1961 G

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