Last Looks at the Candidates

November 1944
New Republic;11/13/44, Vol. 111 Issue 20, p624
Comments on the U.S. presidential campaign between Thomas Dewey and Franklin Roosevelt and other political events. Radio address given by Dewey; Manner by which Dewey and Roosevelt held their respective campaigns; Importance of the soldiers' votes; Issues endorsed by both candidates; Failure of the candidates to address the issue on full employment; Examples of news black-out imposed by the overwhelming Republican press; Lack of funds hampering the Democrats; Reasons for the establishment of the United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration; Inclusion of Justice Frankfurter in the anti-New Deal cartoons of "Chicago Tribune."


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