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David Douglas Duncan

U.S. Political Conventions

Democratic National Convention, Chicago, August 24-29, 1968
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Albert and Boggs, visible over the top of a podium, Albert in mid-sentence.

"Open conflict flashed across the Amphitheater floor when the Convention Chairman, Carl Albert--supported by Platform Chairman Hale Boggs--attempted to blast anti-war delegates down into their seats. [Chicago, August 1968.]" Self-Portrait: U.S.A., p. 170.