P206 CEEFAX 206 Tue 15 Jul 21:04/00     1/4               THE REPUBLICAN CONVENTION IN DET2OIT The site of each party's national convention is picked by the national organising comlittee. These committees are appointfd about two years before the convention is due M in order to be able to consider all the possible venues. Their is considerable competition among US cities to be chosen for a convention site - not least because of the huge amount of money which pours in at convention time!  More in a moment 
P206 CEEFAX 206 Tue 15 Jul 21:20/03     3/4    L           THE REPUBLICAN CONVENTION IN DET NHT Detroit vhich hosts thd Republican gb Michigan in the northern US. It actually forms part of the border with Canada and is a l—jor industrial city producing, —dong other things cars. For that reason, it is oftdn known as "Motor Town" iust nvdr nine million people is the big industrial intfrests, it has a long history of Republican support.
P206 CEEFAX 206 Tue 15 Jul 21:14/00  4/4  LAKE HURON      MICHIGAN   CANADA     DETROIT               LAKE ERIE                  Cleveland    OHIO 
P206 CEEFAX 206 Tue 15 Jul 21:00/01     3/4               THE REPUBLICAN CONVENTION IN DET NIT Detroit - which hosts the Republican convention this week - is in the statd of Michigan in the northern US. It actually forms part of the border with Canada and is a major industrial city producing, among other things cars. For that reason, it is often known as "Motor Town". Michigan - with a total population of just over nine million people - is the seventh largest US statf. And with its big industrial intfrests, it has a long history of Republican support.
P206 CEEFAX 206 Tue 15 Jul 21:02/00  4/0  LAIE HURON     +\ MICHIGAN   CANADA     DET OIT               L@KE E HE                    Cleveland    OHIO 
P206 CEEFAX 206 Tue 15 Jul 21:01/01     2/4               THE REPUBLICAN CONVENTION IN DET OIT Among the factors to be taken into consideration arf accessibility and hotfl accommodation and the political climatf and general significance of the region. Not least, is the willingness of the local municipal authorities to help finance what is really a gigantic operation.  Morf in a moment 