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7 (Zap Mama Album) - Track Listing
... Daulne, Angilique Willkie arr ... Daulne) 348 Nostalgie Amoureuse (Willkie, M ... Daulne, Willkie arr ...
Republican Party (United States) Presidential Primaries, 1940 - The Convention
... of Minnesota, announced his support for Willkie and became his official floor manager ... Hundreds of vocal Willkie supporters packed the upper galleries of the convention hall ... Willkie's amateur status, his fresh face, appealed to delegates as well as voters ...
Republican Party (United States) Presidential Primaries, 1940 - The Primaries
... A Wall Street-based industrialist named Wendell Willkie, who had never before run for public office, emerged as the unlikely nominee ... Willkie, a former Democrat who had been a pro-Roosevelt delegate at the 1932 Democratic National Convention, was considered an improbable choice ... Willkie had first come to public attention as an articulate critic of Roosevelt's attempt to break up electrical power monopolies ...
1940 Republican National Convention
... Willkie's nomination is still considered by most historians to have been one of the most dramatic moments in any political convention ... Having given little thought to whom he would select as his vice-presidential nominee, Willkie left the decision to convention chairman and Massachusetts ... that McNary had spearheaded a "Stop Willkie" campaign late in the balloting, the candidate picked him for his running mate Vice Presidential vote Charles L ...
State Of The Union (play)
... the long extramarital affair of Wendell Willkie with Irita Van Doren ... The play opened 13 months after Willkie's death ... affair, even tacitly, the play humiliated Willkie's widow, and exposed their teenage son to "adult matters" between his parents ...