• Short Summary

    Wendell Willkie bows out of the 1944 Presidential Campaign.

  • Description

    USA: Wisconsin: Milwaukee:
    INT
    SCU Wendell Willkie (Republican Presidential Candidate) and wife eating on train.
    STV of Willkie Press conference on train.
    CU pose of Willkie.
    SCU of Willkie talking (Nat.sd).
    GV Milwaukee.
    SV int. of people in polling place.
    CU of handing ballots to people.
    CU man marking a ballot.
    SV dumping ballots out onto table.
    SV people sorting ballots.
    CU of door "MacArthur for President Club"
    CU stickers of Macarthur.
    SCU of MacArthur.

    Minnesota:
    SV line of people at Stassen homestead - flag flying in f.g.
    CU crowd with signs "Stassen for President"
    CU people with signs.
    SV of Hill-Billy band outside Stassen homestead.
    SCU Governor Stassen in uniform looking at shells.
    CU of Stassen.

    SV line of people at Stassen homestead - flag flying in f.g.
    CU crowd with signs "Stassen for President"
    CU people with signs.
    SV of Hilly-Billy band outside Stassen homestead.
    SCU Governor Stassen in uniform looking at shells.
    CU of Stassen.
    GTV Dewey having press conference.
    SCU pose Dewey before mikes.
    CU of Dewey before mikes.
    CU signs "G.OP Convention"
    CU of sign GOP on way to White House.

    SOUND EFFECTS: SCU Willkie speaking

    The last several years we have had to much reliance in these United States as a matter of fact throughout the world upon personalities. What the people should be interested in is a man's principals, how he relates his principals to the problems of the day"

    USA; Elections; Voting; Presidential elections
    Background: Wendell Willkie bows out of the 1944 Presidential Campaign.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7U8BWC9FZ7LWU1OKCVXA1EJIQ
    Media URN:
    VLVA7U8BWC9FZ7LWU1OKCVXA1EJIQ
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/05/1944
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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