Fox Movietone News Collection. 1957 - 1963. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 1957 - 1963. MOVIETONE NEWS

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Fox Movietone News Collection. 1957 - 1963. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 1957 - 1963. MOVIETONE NEWS

Fox Movietone News Collection. 1957 - 1963. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 1957 - 1963. MOVIETONE NEWS

1963

Part 1: Shows prominent personalities of twenty-five years ago. Flashbacks to President Roosevelt watching Harvard defeat Navy in rowing regatta on the Severn Rover. Vice President Garner detrains. Al Smith shows Sir Anthony Eden New York City from the Empire State Building. Ambassador to Britain Kennedy appears. Emperor Hirohito reviews troops. Joe Louis signs up for Schmeling flight. Lou Gehrig is shown. Mrs. Roosevelt participates in a square dance. LaGuardia attends a barbeque. Part 2: An art exhibit is held in Greenwich Village. Part 3: New Zealand's Peter Snell wins out over Jim Beatty and Ralph Boston in fastest mile race in Los Angeles Coliseum.

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