TITLE

THE NIGHT DEWEY WAS ELECTED PRESIDENT

AUTHOR(S)
Strout, Richard
PUB. DATE
November 1952
SOURCE
New Republic;11/10/52, Vol. 127 Issue 19, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the efficacy of predictions by the American press with reference to the victory of presidential candidate, Thomas E. Dewey in the U.S. Information in the October 30, 1948 issue of the journal "Editor & Publisher," that in terms of circulation, the ratio of newspaper support is eight to one for Dewey; Clipping from the New York September 9, 1952 issue of the journal "Herald-Tribune"; Discussion on Dewey's victory in "Kiplinger Magazine."
ACCESSION #
14575113

 

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