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Posts tagged with Dewey Defeats Truman

One for the books

Posted by: | October 23, 2012 | No Comment |

With the upcoming presidential election, I thought it would be great to talk about the rarely told story of the Chicago Daily Tribune’s most famous headline, DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN. On election night of the 1948 presidential race, radio reports confidently predicted a victory for Republican challenger, Thomas E. Dewey, over incumbent President Harry S. TrumanĀ , […]

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