QUEEN ELIZABETH AND PRINCE PHILIP PERFORM DUTIES Prince Philip dedicates the new National Recreation Center complete with a new stadium and a pool with underwater views, while Queen Elizabeth watches a ceremony at Buckingham Palace by the Royal Marines as they celebrate their 300th anniversary.
IKE VISITS CAPE CANAVERAL As controversy over America's defense status mounts, Ike pays his first visit to the Missile test center at Cape Canaveral, a personal inspection by the Commander-in-Chief of the nation's mightiest defense hardware including the Pershing missile photographed for the first time. NOTE: Reporter voice-over requires additional clearances.
HOUSTON BATTLES AGAINST DISASTER A giant tanker loaded with 135,000 barrels of aviation gas and fuel oil blazes fiercely after a series of midnight blasts. It's only a stone's throw from high octane gasoline storage tanks nearby--in the heart of an industrial and petroleum storage center. Firemen battle for 19 hours to check the flames--whose spread could mean another Texas City disaster. Great shots of tons of foamite being poured in to smother the blaze. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
FIRST CIVIL DEFENSE COORDINATING CENTER Near Wheaton, Illinois, a civil defense control center designed to withstand a near-direct nuclear blast opens. The bomb shelter will provide an emergency nerve center for disaster relief work in Chicago, Gary and Hammond.rn
BUZZ BOMBS SHOT DOWN IN AIR FORCES TEST A dramatic preview of what war in the air may be like unfolds at the Air Forces training center in Elgin Field, Florida, with buzz bombs launched from ground installations. Speedy P-80 jet fighters overtake the guided missiles and shoot them down.
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.
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