Erle Cocke on Richard Russell
From Russell Library on August 1st, 2018
RBROH-0165. Erle Cocke was a campaign manager during Russell’s bid for the presidential race, and here he delivers two minutes of insight into the mechanics of speech-building and the projection thereof on a political campaign. The question of Russell’s Southern inheritance hampering his bid for the presidency often comes up in this series; this fragment offers one of the more informed answers yet.