LANGUAGE RIOT IN BELGIUM Flemish-speaking Belgians, 100,000 strong, march on Brussels to demand that their tongue be used more in official government business. They clash with counter-demonstrators and tongues and fists fly.
HAILE SELASSIE HOME TO FIGHT Haile Selassie, the exiled Emperor, returns to Ethiopia to lead his armies against the Italians. He flies aboard a British plane to an advanced base and is greeted by his troops. He has tea at the base and raises the flag.
BRITISH CAPTURE ITALIAN DESERT FORT Spectacular pictures of the British "blitz" drive against Fascist stronghold in Libya. Following a barrage, tanks and troops take the fortifications and pour into the city. Thousands of prisoners are taken.
SPRING TRAINING DODGERS, at Vero Beach, get in shape for a crack at a 3rd straight pennant. Visiting Japanese players and rookie talent lends new interest to the scene. YANKEES, at St. Petersburg, look to another series with several new faces trying out for the team. Among them, Bobby Shantz, Art Ditmar, and Alva Cicotte. WHITE SOX, at Tampa, plan to make it a real race in the American League. Arnstrong pitching staff and lusty hitters promise to make a great fight of it.
ISRAELIS INVADE EGYPT In an unexpected military move Israeli forces stab deep into Egyptian territory, after months of mounting tension and preparations on both sides of the border. Impressive military displays of mobilization are paraded by the both Arabs and Israelis.
NEW EXTINGUISHER PURPLE K The Navy's answer to recent tragic fires aboard aircraft carriers: "Purple K." It's a new liquid extinguisher which douses 150 gallons of flaming fuel spread over 600 feet, using just one man and 25 seconds.
ISRAELI CASUALTIES Doctors battle to save the wounded from the Israeli destroyer Elath, sunk by Egyptian missiles. 19 are killed, 28 more missing and presumed dead, 48 wounded. Five are buried in a mass funeral in Haifa while mourners cry for revenge.
GORILLA NEWLY-WEDS In the Seattle Zoo Bobo meets Fifi, and just like any married couple, the gorillas have an immediate difference of opinion as to who bosses the cage. Children watch while the couple is fed.
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