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  • Short Summary

    Various shots from the American Democratic Party Convention in Philadelphia.

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    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    United States of America (USA).

    Long shot of the crowded street, rubber donkey mascot of Democrats with nodding head is lifted over crowd on the street. Crowd outside Convention Hall during Democratic Party convention in Philadelphia. General view of Democratic Party Convention, delegates with sign boards milling around. Three Hawaiians waving.

    Chairman of Democratic Convention calling order by knocking table with mallet. Long high angle shot of the convention. Men picking up placards of Dwight Eisenhower (Ike). Workman on ladder pulling down the sign "Eisenhower for President". Pan down to board on floor with Eisenhower's name on it. Two men rolling down Eisenhower's photograph from window.

    Various other shots from Democratic Convention.

    Possibly connected with 48/58 - MD.

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    Film ID:
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    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:51:59:00 / 01:53:02:00
    UNSO Reel 031 E

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