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Adlai E. Stevenson

Adlai
E.
Stevenson
is an acrostic for aes.

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Who is Adlai E. Stevenson?

Adlai E. Stevenson a.k.a. Adlai Stevenson II: Adlai Ewing Stevenson II was an American politician and diplomat, noted for his intellectual demeanor, eloquent public speaking, and promotion of liberal causes in the Democratic Party. He served as the 31st Governor of Illinois, and received the Democratic Party's nomination for president in 1952 even though he had not campaigned in the primaries. John Frederick Martin says party leaders selected him "because he was more moderate on civil rights than Estes Kefauver, yet nonetheless acceptable to labor and urban machines—so a coalition of southern, urban, and labor leaders fell in behind his candidacy in Chicago.

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"Adlai E. Stevenson" is a book by Sherwood Dixon.

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Adlai E. Stevenson a.k.a. Adlai E Stevenson is a school, educational institution.

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Google previewEncyclopedia of Politics (2005)

The Left and the Right by Rodney P. Carlisle

ADLAI E. STEVENSON WAS a public-minded Democrat and gifted orator who was twice nominated for president. Adlai Ewing Stevenson II was born February 5, 1900, in Los Angeles, California, son of Lewis G. Stevenson and Helen (Davis) ...

Google previewAmerican Reference Library: Encyclopedic dictionary of American reference, by J. Franklin Jameson & J.W. Buel (1900)

ADLAI E. STEVENSON, Ills., D. Benjamin Harrison, 1nd., R. Whitelaw Reid, 1V. Y., R. john Bidwell, P. james B. Weaver, 10wa., Pop. Richard Olney, Mass., See. State. John G. Carlisle, Ky., Sec. Tress. Daniel S.

Google previewAmerican Reference Library: Encyclopedic dictionary of American reference, by J.F. Jameson and J.W. Buel (1900)

ADLAI E. STEVENSON, Ills., D. Benjamin Harrison, Ind, R. Wkitelaw Reid, N. Y., 11'. john Eidwell, P. james B. Weaver, 1020a., Pop. Richard Olney, Mass, See. State. John G. Carlisle, Ky., Sec. Treas. Daniel S.

Google previewENCYCLOPEDIA OF DAYS (2009)

START THE DAY WITH HISTORY by Steven Carol

Ambassador Adlai E. Stevenson presented photographic evidence of Soviet missile bases in Cuba to the UN Security Council. 1970–Aftermath of the Civil War: The wreck of Confederate submarine ...

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of the Kennedy-Johnson Era (2015)

by Richard Dean Burns, Joseph M. Siracusa

Kennedy appointed Adlai E. Stevenson as ambassador to the United Nations in 1961. The ambassadorship was a post of cabinet rank, but it was not a policy-making office. The White House did not consult the ambassador during the ...

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It will be helpful in our mutual objective to allow every man in America to look his neighbor in the face and see a man-not a color. (Adlai E. Stevenson)
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