November 5, 1944

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This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Mayor La Guardia explains the voting system to listeners. He gives detail instructions regarding the use of the voting machines and information about those running for office. He announces the presidential nominees, followed by the candidates for associate judge for court of appeal.

La Guardia explains who is able to vote and the how soldiers can vote. He also takes this opportunity to contrast the United States from countries where people do not have the right to vote.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 71102
Municipal archives id: LT4066