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  • Short Summary

    Nice shots of Franklin D. Roosevelt - he has just won the race for the White House.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Meet... America's new President - Mr. Franklin D. Roosevelt - who has swept to Office by most gigantic triumph since foundation of the United States."

    United States of America.

    C/U Franklin D. Roosevelt and his wife Eleanor Roosevelt.

    C/U FDR. He is saying a few words to the camera.

    Roosevelt in long coat and bowler hat walks to car. He stops before getting in and raises his hat to the camera. He smiles a lot.

    Roosevelt poses with three women - presumably his wife Eleanor, daughter (or sister?) and mother. F.D.R. is seated.

    C/U Franklin Delano Roosevelt. A dog jumps up and pets him.

    The American President elect with his children. He is playing a game with them, they cover his eyes as he draws on a piece of paper.

    Night shots outdoor. Massive crowd gathered in city street. An illuminated display reads 'Presidential Nominee took the lead from President.'

    Crowds cheer and wave at camera.

    Sound Track Missing.

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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:44:00 / 01:24:51:00

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