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    Material relating to newsreel story 'Mr President?' - 52/87.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story 'Mr President?' - 52/87.

    Material for Newsreel story - extra shots.

    Title reads: "The Bid For The Farm Vote!" United States of America.
    Dwight D Eisenhower on Snow family farm. SV. Stevenson posing with Snow family. GV. Crowd on farm. SV. Eisenhower looking at tractor on Snow farm. LV. Ike riding in farm cart. & GV. Crowd shots. SV. Ike in farm cart. Crowds. Adlai Stevenson with Snow's. SV. Stevenson riding in farm cart on Snow Farm. Crowds. CU. Stevenson. SV. Stevenson shaking hands. Crowds. Title reads: "The Presidential Campaign." SV. Stevenson on riding in car in Detroit. Crowds. SV. Stevenson riding through town. GV. Crowd in hall. CU. Stevenson says: Nat. snd. "If I find any disloyal government servant in Washington, I will throw him out ruthlessly" LS. President Harry S Truman and daughter, Margaret on platform of train. Crowd. CU. Donkey - "We Love Harry" - on it. Crowds. CU. Truman. CU. Truman - he says "Finally, the Republican candidate has betrayed his principles by publicly endorsing every Republican candidate in the country" "Although once I thought the General would make a good President, I find now I am absolutely wrong". SV. Ike riding through Portland, Oregon, in car. Crowds. GV. Procession through town. CU. Ike: he says (nat. snd.) "This crusade welcomes and insists that is must have people of many diverse beliefs, in every form of human endeavour and activity" GV. Crowd. SV. Ike on dais. GV. San Francisco bridge. SV. Daniel Murphy, vegetarian party's candidate, shaking hands with bodybuilder, Walt Baptiste . SV. Murphy being handed vegetables. & CU. CU. Murphy eating a carrot. Title reads: "The Battle for the White House" SV. Truman on train smoking pipe of peace with 2 Indians in Montana. SV. Indians looking on. SV. President waving. SV. Truman waving. LV. Small boys running after train, LV. Truman walking onto stage in Frisco. GV. Crowd. LV. President on stage. SV. Stevenson waving to Crowd in Ohio. SV. Waving from car. GV. Procession. SV. On dais in Minneapolis. Crowd applauding. SV. Stevenson walking onto dais - Fort Dodge. GV. Crowd. LV. Ike's car through Dakota. SV. Bearded cyclist. SV. Ike sitting in hobo car. SV. Ike getting into car. Crowd. LV. Crowd around Ike's train. CU. Ike. SV. Ike speaking from platform.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:08:00 / 01:50:59:00
    52/87 F (Selected Originals)

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