Daily Archive: November 2, 2018

Adlai Stevenson - 1956 - Presidential Campaign

Adlai Stevenson Begins His 1956 Presidential Campaign – Past Daily Reference Room

Adlai Stevenson – first Campaign speech of 1956 Campaign – Sept. 13, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Adlai Stevenson, probably a name not many remember these days. Former Governor of Illinois who ran for President on the Democratic Party ticket; first in 152 and last in 1956. After...

LBJ and HHH - 1964

November 1, 1964 – Election Around The Corner – The Pundits – The Tea Leaves – The Coin Toss

November 1, 1964 – James Farley – Leonard Hall on Meet The Press – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 1, 1964 – the Election of 1964 was days away, in fact a little over 2. At stake were the political fortunes of Republican Barry Goldwater and his running mate...

Nelson Rockefeller - VP designate

November 2, 1974 – Rockefeller Confirmation Gets Rocky – Down To The Wire On Mid-Terms

November 2, 1974 – CBS Radio: The Washington Week In Review – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – November 2, 1974 – With days away from the 1974 Mid-Term elections, politics seemed to be the only thing on peoples minds. Unless you were on Capitol Hill, in which case you were...