Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [OCT. 27]

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Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [OCT. 27]

1954

Part 1, UN artillery fires on Communist positions in Korea. Gen. Ridgway confers with North Korean officials about possible truce talks. Captured film depicts the forcible conscription by the North Koreans of Seoul civilians. Marines are landed by helicopter. Enemy prisoners are rounded up. Part 2, Premier Mossadegh deplanes in New York City for UN discussions on the Iranian oil dispute. President Truman greets celebrities, including Randolph Scott and Adolph Zukor, at the White House. Premier St. Laurent and British Gov. Gen. Alexander greet Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip as they deplane in Montreal. Part 3, football: Michigan State vs. OSU; Princeton vs. Navy.

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