LAST PRISONERS LEAVE ALCATRAZ It's "open house" at Alcatraz as the last of its 1500 prisoners are removed to other Federal penitentiaries. Reporters and cameramen are allowed to roam at will through the corridors and cell blocks of "The Rock" in San Francisco Bay that once confined the nation's most desperate criminals.
NICKLAUS WINS MASTERS BY A STROKE The Masters Tournament in Augusta, Ga., totes a bag of thrills for the record crowd as golf's top aces battle right down to the wire. It's the 23-year-old Jack Nicklaus who comes out on top as he comes through the final round with even par and 286 for the tourney. He's one happy fellow as he puts on the winner's jacket.
HAT FASHION PARADE Here are the latest Spring hat fashions from Dior to perk up milady even before the dogwood blossoms. The models walk the runway as the spectators watch the new hats featuring straw, muslin, and lace.
BUDDHIST PRIESTS EXORCISE THE SPIRITS Workers in the Murray House in Hong Kong complained that ghosts were defacing blueprints and interfering with electronic equipment so the Chinese government called in Buddhist priests to exorcise the spirits. Crowds watch from below while the media photographs the proceedings.
LONDON PREMIERE OF 'TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD' In London, the British premiere of "To Kill a Mockingbird" has Princess Margaret in attendance, representing the Royal Family. She greets Gregory Peck who won an Oscar for his role in the movie.
RALLY RECALLS 1953 GERMAN REVOLT More than 200 memorial services recall the day in 1953 when Germans in the Soviet Sector attempted to revolt and were defeated by Soviet tanks and guns. Vice-Chancellor Erhard and Mayor Brandt lead 75,000 people in a rally before the town hall as a Freedom Torch is lit.
PROFUMO AFFAIR AND WESTMINSTER PALACE Crowds of Brits outside the Westminster Palace and Big Ben while police keep the peace. A news vehicle drives by with a billboard that reads "Profumo Crisis". The public wants to know how the House of Commons will vote on Prime Minister MacMillan's involvement in the scandal.
ACCIDENTS IN LE MANS CLASSIC More than a dozen cars crash in the Le Mans Auto Racing Classic. One man is killed in a four-vehicle smash-up as the Italian-made Ferraris win the first six places in the 24-hour race.
PALMER WINS TITLE ON PLAY-OFF HOLE Competition is stiff right down to the last hole of the Thunderbird Classic Invitational Golf Tournament at Westchester Country Club. Arnold Palmer ends up tied with Paul Harney on the last hole. They go into a sudden-death playoff and Palmer sinks his putt to pick up the win after Harney misses.
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