Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [NOV. 28]


Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [NOV. 28]


Part 1, World War Il veterans are inducted and Gen. Eisenhower speaks and receives a medal at the American Legion convention in Chicago. Personages: Gen. Bradley, Harold Stassen, French Gen. Koenig, British Air Marshal Tedder, and Adm. Nimitz. Part 2, striking unionists picket General Motors' plants. The U.A.W. treasurer George Addes speaks. Shows John L. Lewis at a labor management conference in Washington, D.C. Part 3 shows an Army captain and his family during their free stay in a N.Y.C. hotel. Part 4, Gen. Reynolds presides as a Filipino businessman and a 10-year-old girl testify on Japanese atrocities at the trial in Manila of Gen. Yamashita.

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