• Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story 'President Eisenhower' 52/91.

  • Description

    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'President Eisenhower' - 52/91.

    Extra material to Newsreel Story - American voiceover - first shot not superimposed

    American Presidential elections won by Eisenhower.

    American title reads: "IKE WINS! - Warner Pathe cameramen capture the excitement and tension of the year's biggest news story - the election by a landslide of Dwight David Eisenhower as President of the United States."

    Various shots at Democratic and Republican H.Q. during election. People voting, lots of ordinary citizens plus celebs including President Harry S Truman, Senator Sparkman, Ike and Mamie Eisenhower. Richard Nixon. LV. Ike at G.O.P. H.Q. says: "If during the course of the evening I came before you again and bring a word of greeting. CU. Senator Estes Kefauver. CU. Democratic Chairman Mitchell says: "Any talk about concession will not come from me." CU. Senator William Betton. CU. William A Purtell and various winning candidates, including Prescott Bush, Irving M Ives, John F Kennedy wins for Democrats in Massachusetts, Cabot Lodge Jnr., Harry Bird, Joseph McCarthy, Senator Taft.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    42.33
    Media URN:
    27702
    Group:
    Selected originals
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:31:00 / 01:49:01:00
    Canister:
    52/91 I (Selected Originals)

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