TITLE

THE BATTLE FOR THE SOUTH II. TEXAS-A TOSS UP

AUTHOR(S)
Murphy, Jeanne Douglas
PUB. DATE
October 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;10/20/52, Vol. 127 Issue 16, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the possibility of Republican victory in the Presidential election in Texas. Evidence of the support of Presidential candidate Dwight D. Eisenhower (Ike) by the conservatives in control of the Democratic machinery and Republicans; Result of the proposal to secure a place on the ballot for Texas Democrats with Ike as the standard-bearer so that the state could vote for Eisenhower without voting Republican; Prediction by Ben Guill, Ike's state campaign manager, that Ike has a 50-50 chance in the election.
ACCESSION #
14574382

 

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