DEMOCRATS: 129 to 36 to 23 to 0

With 770 votes as the winning number at the Chicago convention, the Democratic field for the Presidential nomination was last week running as follows:

Franklin Delano Roosevelt 129

James A. Reed . . 36

William Henry Murray 23

Newton Diehl Baker 0

John Nance Garner 0 Albert Cabell Ritchie 0

Alfred Emanuel Smith 0

¶ After a table-pounding, all day session in Chicago, a sub-committee of 23 Democratic National Committeemen chose Senator Alben William Barkley of Kentucky, Roosevelt supporter, to be keynoter at the national convention. Jouett...

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