Governor Charley Johns - LeRoy Collins

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  • 1954

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  • 42:18; B&W; sound; V-97; EA010; S. 828

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  • This debate between acting Gov. Charley Johns and future governor LeRoy Collins was filmed from a television monitor (kinescope) and simultaneously broadcast throughout Florida on radio. Moderator Ralph Renick tries valiantly to manage a timer and buzzer mechanism as the candidates argue the issues of the day. There are processing marks through most of film, but otherwise the quality is very good.

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