NEW CANADIAN GOVERNMENT In Canada the reins of government change hands after 22 years. At Government House in Ottawa, Prime Minister St. Laurent and Liberal Cabinet submit their resignations, and the new Prime Minister, Conservative John Diefenbaker is sworn in by Governor General Massey.
IKE'S GRANCHILDREN AT WHITE HOUSE Frolicking on the White House Lawn as President Eisenhower's grandchildren pay a visit. The three youngsters and their Scottie, Skunkie, keep delighted cameramen busy for a happy half an hour.
OATIS BACK HOME William Oatis, newspaper correspondent returns to free soil after two years imprisonment and a trial by Czechoslovakian Reds for espionage. He is reunited with his wife after three years absence.
MISS PRESS PHOTOGRAPHER In Washington, D.C., the National Press Photographers Association holds itsrnannual beauty pageant and 19 lassies help prove once again that one picture is worth 1,000 words. A great close up on a line of legs during the swim suit competition.rn
IKE WITH CANCER VICTIM AND PRESS PHOTOGRAPHERS President Dwight D. Eisenhower boosts the Cancer Crusade, welcoming 6 year old Joyce dezeller, herself a cancer victim, to start the national campaign for cancer research funds. Also at the White House, Ike plays host to members of the National Press Photographers, posing for snapshots by the score.
SUEZ NEAR OPEN President Eisenhower cuts short his winter vacation in Georgia to return tornWashington in the face of the Israel-Egyptian impasse. Photographers snap pictures one of the President's meetings. Meanwhile, a smallrnEgyptian vessel makes its way the entire length of the Suez canal.
MCCARTNEY AND MILLS DIVORCE Paul McCartney leaves the courthouse with his barrister after the trial for his divorce from Heather Mills. Mills created a controversy after pouring a glass of water on McCartney's barrister's head. Shots of both McCartney and Mills leaving court and surrounded by press and photographers.
Date: March 18, 2008 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:43:00, No Audio
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