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Photograph was edited for publication purposes Pierre Salinger was born on June 14, 1925. He served as White House Press Secretary to Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson. Salinger served as a United States Senator in 1964 from August to December after the death of Clair Engle. He was defeated by Republican George Murphy for the Senate seat in November 1964. Salinger was manager for the Robert F. Kennedy presidential campaign and later became known for his work as an ABC News correspondent. He died on October 16, 2004. Photograph caption dated September 18, 1964 reads "Sen. Pierre Salinger (D-San Francisco) and Assemblyman Tom Bane (D-North Hollywood) and Jesse Unruh (D-Inglewood) were honored at the Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City last night. Bane is a candidate for Congress in the 27th district. Approximately 350 attended." Salinger was campaigning against George Murphy to retain his seat in the U.S. Senate.
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Salinger, Pierre Unruh, Jesse,--1922-1987 Bane, Thomas J.,--1913-1999 Sportsmen's Lodge (Los Angeles, Calif.) Democratic Party (U.S.) Men--California--Los Angeles Legislators--United States Presidential press secretaries--United States Political candidates--United States Political candidates--California--Los Angeles Politicians--California--Los Angeles Political campaigns--United States Restaurants--California--Los Angeles Draperies--California--Los Angeles Studio City (Los Angeles, Calif.) Portrait photographs Group portraits Valley Times Collection photographs