PRESIDENT EISENHOWER'S 'STATE OF UNION' ADDRESS In his State of the Union message before a joint session of the 83rd Congress, President Eisenhower expresses hope that an agreement may be reached with Russia on peaceful uses of the atom.
EISENHOWER URGES U.N. TO FORM WORLD ATOMIC POOL President Dwight D. Eisenhower addresses the General Assembly of the United Nations, and in one of the most dramatic pleas for peace, points out the immense destructive power of the atom, and urges the adoption of a world pool of atomic power for peaceful use.
HAILE SELASSIE Ethiopia's Emperor Haile Selassie celebrates the 37th anniversary of his coronation in a day of special events. He's accompanied by Kenya's President Kenyatta and addresses Parliament, urging force to end colonial rule in Rhodesia, South Africa, and Portuguese territories.
50 MEGATONS--U.S. PROTESTS RED TEST Khrushchev addresses the 22nd Congress of the Communist Party and in his marathon talk he promises the Russians a workers' utopia--in 20 years Of more immediacy to a worried world is his announcement that the Reds are to explode a huge bomb of 50 Megatons. This brought a quick request from the United States, not to do so. Secretary of State Dean Rusk points out that such an explosion is not necessary from a technical point of view.
KENNEDY SAYS WE'LL BOMB IF NECESSARY While reassuring the nation that we have military strength greater than any other nation, President Kennedy says that we are going ahead with plans to conduct nuclear tests in the atmosphere if we find that Russia's recent blast makes that necessary.
QUEEN JULIANA ADDRESSES PARLIAMENT The Dutch royal family arrives as the Hague, where Queen Juliana addresses parliament. The Queen, her husband Prince Bernhard and their daughter Princess Beatrix wave to well-wishers from a balcony.
Date: September 24, 1956 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:49:00, No Audio
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