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Nixon Ignores Hotel Barring Jews; Wa Scheduled to Stay There

October 2, 1956
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Jewish leaders at St. Petersburg complained that the Tides Hotel where Vice President Richard M. Nixon was scheduled to stay was “restricted against the Jewish people.” Following a sudden switch, the Nixon party spent the week-end at the Edward James Hotel, leaving for Grand Rapids, Mich this morning.

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