Re: Watch these campaign ads since 1952
- Maybe Stevenson was warning people that if Eisenhower won in 56 then
Nixon might win in 60?
--- In email@example.com, "Ram Lau" <ramlau@y...> wrote:
> It's really ironic to see the clip of Dick Nixon saying he'll fight
> the crooks in Washington DC back in 1951. I was also curious about
> whether Lena Washington really cared much about Communism when Adlai
> was a more promising candidate for Civil Rights. I'm confused by the
> Stevenson ad in 1956 that says "President Nixon" though. He was
> supposed to be running against Ike!
> The video clips of the early-day campaigns were just more issue-
> oriented and less negative.