Still Trying

August 1951
Time;8/13/1951, Vol. 58 Issue 7, p38
The article reports on the continued search for political candidates in France who will form a new government. Maurice Petsche pleaded with the Assembly for unity but was rejected by the Assembly with a vote of 281 to 101. Guy Mollet, a former teacher and wartime resistance chief, refused the invitation of President Vincent Auriol to try to form a new government. Former businessman Rene Pleve, meanwhile, agreed to file his candidacy.


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