• Short Summary

    Lt. Governor Arnall relenquishes state capitol to governor Talmadge

  • Description

    Guamont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: The Battle of Georgia's Governors

    USA: Georgia: Atlanta:
    EXT/INT

    AMERICA The Battle of Georgia's Governors Disaster hits U.S. - Blizzard in Milwaukee - Cyclone in Arkansas and fire at Tacoma, Washington

    Georgia Shots of the State Capitol as Herman Talmadge tries to take over from Governor Ellis Arnall supported by State Troops. Arnall locks himself out and sets himself up in another office. Finally Melvin Thompson is elected Lt. Governor and the courts are left to settle the issue

    ARNALL, Ellis Gibbs (1907-1992) American politician

    TALMADGE, Eugene (1884-1946)

    TALMADGE, Herman Eugene (1913-2002) American politician

    THOMPSON, Melvin Ernest (1903-1980)

    Speech, state troopers, constitution, lt governor, state capitol, capitol building, resignation, state courts

    Background: Lt. Governor Arnall relenquishes state capitol to governor Talmadge

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8UY3R7377NLPE9J8020URM8S5
    Media URN:
    VLVA8UY3R7377NLPE9J8020URM8S5
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1947
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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