Keep Hope Alive Vigil
Vice Presidential candidate Lloyd Bentsen spoke at a campaign rally along with Speaker of the House James Wright and the Reverend Jesse Jackson. The Keep Hope Alive vigil was directed at getting out the African-American vote.
People in this video
Francine Reese Morrison Singer Fort Worth, TX
Lloyd Bentsen U.S. Senator [D] Texas
Harold Fort Minister Mt. Olive Mississippi Baptist Church->Fort Worth, TX
Jesse Jackson Founder National Rainbow Coalition
Jim Wright Jr. U.S. Representative [D] Texas
- Mount Olive Missionary Baptist ChurchMount Olive Missionary Baptist Church
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