• Short Summary

    MRS. ETHEL KENNEDY, WIFE OF NEW YORK SENATOR ROBERT KENNEDY TOURED THE CITY'S EAST SIDE?

  • Description


    REPORTER: "I DON'T LIKE TO BURDEN YOU WITH QUESTIONS NOW, BUT I'M JUST WONDERING, IS THE LARYNGITIS A RESULT OF THE CAMPAIGN, TALKING A LOT? IS IT THAT YOU HAVE BEEN MAKING SO MANY SPEECHES?"



    MRS. KENNEDY: "NO, I THINK IT'S JUST THE STRENUOUS PACE OF THE CAMPAIGN."



    REPORTER: "IT'S FRIGHTENING?"



    MRS. KENNEDY: "NO, NOT THAT. I THINK THAT YOU KNOW IT'S QUITE HARD WORK."



    REPORTER: "ITS NOT PSYCHOLOGICAL THAT YOU THINK YOUR HUSBAND SHOULD DO THE TALKING AND NOT YOU?"



    MRS. KENNEDY: "NO."



    REPORTER: "DO YOU THINK IT'S GOING WELL IN GENERAL?"



    MRS. KENNEDY: "IN CALIFORNIA?"



    REPORTER: "ALL OVER."



    MRS. KENNEDY: "WELL, I THINK WINNING IN THREE PRIMARIES... THREE FOR THREE ISN'T BAD."



    U.S.A.: MRS. ETHEL KENNEDY CAMPAIGNS IN NEW YORK SUFFERING WITH LARYNGITIS. (S0F)


    1.
    MV MRS. KENNEDY ESCORTED THROUGH LOWER EAST SIDE HOUSING DEVELOPMENT.
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    2.
    LV CROWDS OUTSIDE BUILDING.
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    3.
    MV MRS. KENNEDY SHAKING HANDS WITH CROWDS.
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    4.
    CU MRS. KENNEDY WHISPERING. SOF STARTS: "I DON'T LIKE TO BURDEN YOU WITH QUESTIONS..." SOF ENDS: "... THREE FOR THREE ISN'T BAD."
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MRS. ETHEL KENNEDY, WIFE OF NEW YORK SENATOR ROBERT KENNEDY TOURED THE CITY'S EAST SIDE ON THURSDAY (16 MAY) CAMPAIGNING IN HER HUSBAND'S BID FOR THE DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL NOMINATION AND SUFFERING FROM THE POLITICIANS'S NIGHTMARE - A LOST VOICE.

    ANSWERING REPORTERS IN A WHISPER MRS. KENNEDY, WHOSE HUSBAND WAS REPORTED TO HAVE BEEN HIT BY A STONE WHILE SPEAKING IN LOS ANGELES, BLAMED HER LOST VOICE ON THE PAGE OF THE CAMPAIGN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABXH3GQJ124RWHHK9NP7MC8ZWN
    Media URN:
    VLVABXH3GQJ124RWHHK9NP7MC8ZWN
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/05/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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