FAUD SHEHAB LEBANON PRESIDENT With a heavy concentration of guards in readiness, General Faud Shehab is sworn in as President of Lebanon, a compromise choice approved by rebel leaders. But fighting continues, taking 19 lives as a strict curfew is clamped down.
"OUI" FOR DE GAULLE A landslide victory for DeGaulle's new constitution in France's referendum. Record numbers go to the polls and tally a 4-1 majority, an overwhelming mandate for the new Fifth Republic.
DE GAULLE RALLIES FRANCE Premier Charles De Gaulle on a whirlwind tour of 4 key French voting centers to rally support for his new constitution. Everywhere, crowds give the General a warm greeting, while in Lille, his birthplace, De Gaulle ignores his security guard to chat with supporters. He throws his arms up in a "V" for victory.
FIRST AMERICA'S CUP ROUND 1958 A huge and colorful flotilla, dominated by the Presidential grandstand, the super-destroyer Mitscher, carries 20,000 out to see the first race between Britain's Sceptro and America's Columbia. Despite slack winds and a slow race, the Columbia comes in by a wide lead. On the second day, failing winds keep either yacht from finishing the 24 mile course within the 6-hour time limit.
DE GAULLE IN AFRICA Highlights of Premier De Gaulle's 13,000 mile swing through Africa to win colonial support for his proposed French constitution. The General visits Madagascar and Equatorial Africa.
ADAMS RESIGNS Presidential Assistant Sherman Adams makes a flying visit to Newport for a conference with Ike in which Adams submits his resignation, in the face of the three-month old controversy over his acceptance of gifts from industrialist Bernard Goldfine.
NEW CABINET MEMBERS Thomas Clark of Dallas, Tex., becomes Attorney General, Clinton Anderson becomes Sec. of Agriculture and Lewis Schwellenbach takes oath as Sec. of Labor as President Truman makes further changes in his official family.
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