Adlai E. Stevenson
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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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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 ...
Encyclopedia 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) ...
American 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.
American 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.
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by Donald T. Critchlow, Philip R. VanderMeer
A grandson and namesake of Grover Cleveland's vice president, Adlai E. Stevenson was born in Los Angeles and ...
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I have been thinking that I would make a proposition to my Republican friends... that if they will stop telling lies about the Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them. (Adlai E. Stevenson, Jr.)
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