FIRST LEG OF IKE'S PEACE MISSION President Dwight D. Eisenhower begins his epic three continent peace tour in Rome. Pelting rains for most of his stay keep crowds to a minimum but the President's visit has considerable impact. In extended consultations with Premier Segni and other leaders, paying homage at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and in audience with the Pope, the President's intensive agenda of consultation and ceremony sets a pattern for the remainder of his historic trip. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
1960 SUMMER OLYMPICS HIGHLIGHTS The opening ceremonies of the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome and highlights of the games including Bob Webster and Gary Tobian in diving and Lee Calhoun, Willie May and Hayes Jones in the high hurdles.
1960 SUMMER OLYMPICS HIGHLIGHTS - 2 Don Bragg sets an Olympic Pole Vaulting record at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome. Fans holding torches look ahead to the Tokyo Summer Olympics of 1964 during the closing ceremonies in Rome.
SUMMER OLYMPICS END In Rome's Olympic Stadium, solemn torchlight ceremonies bring to an end the 17th modern Olympiad, one of the most thrilling and achievement--filled international sports competitions of modern time. NOTE: Reporter voice-over requires additional clearances.
Date: September 11, 1960 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:50:00, With Audio
REVIEW OF 1960 SUMMER OLYMPICS The 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy sees the U.S. taking Gold medals in diving and track events. Bob Webster and Gary Tobian taking Gold in diving while Lee Calhoun, Otis Davis, Wilma Rudolph and Don Bragg place first in track events.
LADIES FASHIONS IN MAN-MADE FIBERS Fashion models display chic suits fashioned in the first man-made fibers from a new plant in Israel. Then it's on to Rome where the models show off modern styles against a backdrop of ancient history. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING.
MONTECASSINO MONASTERY RESTORED The famous Italian Montecassino Monastery founded by St. Benedict in the sixth century lay in ruins following World War II. Finally the monastery is restored to its former beauty and Pope Paul VI rededicates the shrine to the cause of peace. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING.
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