Congressional Opening Session

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77030. Congressional Opening Session. January 3, 1949. NBC net, WMAQ, Chicago aircheck. Sustaining. The broadcast originates from the floor of the House of Representatives. The eighty-first Congress started an hour ago. Martin steps down and Rayburn becomes the Speaker of the House. An explanation is given on how the House procedures to select the Speaker operate. Speeches by Martin and Rayburn are heard. Charles Batters (announcer), Joseph Martin, Sam Rayburn. 40:27. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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