TITLE

Voting for Victory

AUTHOR(S)
Fuller, Hellen
PUB. DATE
August 1942
SOURCE
New Republic;8/31/42, Vol. 107 Issue 9, p256
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on recent developments and findings of Senatorial elections in Minnesota, New Jersey, and Utah. Report that Wyoming Republicans went to polls in the third week of August this year to select their nominee to oppose Senator Harry Schwartz, who was unopposed for the Democratic nomination; Newspaper advertisement placed by Robertson proclaiming his support for an old-age pension plan for everyone over sixty; Declaration for not to spend for anything except guns, ships, and war equipment; Details regarding Senatorial candidates in New Jersey, including, Senator William H. Smathers being unopposed for re-nomination to the Senate on the Democratic ticket; Information on the list of candidates and current foreign and domestic issues, significant in the election at Utah; Comparison of Republican candidates, including Walter Granger and J.W. Robinson, for their candidacy; Discussion over the increasing support towards the New Deal and its initiators; Acceptance for the nomination by Elmer Benson, dean of the Farmer-Labor party, for the Senatorial post for Minnesota, considering the special plea of the Minneapolis Central Labor Union; Possibility that Democrats will poll only a small vote.
ACCESSION #
14858252

 

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