Governor Haydon Burns--Robert King High Debate 1964 Number 1 (Part 1)

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  • 1964

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  • 32:20; B&W; sound; V-34 & 35 EA009; S. 828

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  • This film shows a debate between Democratic gubernatorial candidates Haydon Burns of Jacksonville and Robert King High of Miami. Issues of the day are argued in detail. Questions include the propriety of the "Negro Bloc Vote," reapportionment, changing the location of the state Capitol, and whether to make the Florida Department of Commerce Chairman a Cabinet member. The questions are followed by a final volley of accusations about NAACP support as a campaign issue. Kinescope. Part Number 2 is DA040.

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