SENATOR GEORGE SMATHERS REPORTS - SENATOR STUART SYMINGTON

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  • ca. 1950s

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  • 4:45; b&w; sound; V-184 AA329; M89-17

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  • Sen. George Smathers interviews Sen. Stuart Symington of Missouri, former director of the Strategic Air Command. Sen. Symington responds to President Eisenhower's State of the Union Address. He reports that the United States is falling behind the Russians in missile research, bomber and submarine production, and military spending. He complains that more military development is needed, especially in the wake of Sputnik. Produced by the Senate Recording Studios.

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