GEN. MARSHALL GETS NOBEL PEACE AWARD General George Marshall receives the Nobel Peace Award for 1953. The occasion is marred by a Red demonstration from the gallery, but King Haakon leads an ovation to the U.S. soldier-statesman, drowning out the Communist agitators.
LIONS WIN CHAMPIONSHIP The Detroit Lions retain the world's championship of pro football, edging out the Cleveland Browns 17-16 with a score-tying TD and a winning conversion by Doak Walker in the final minutes.
QUEEN ELIZABETH VISITS TONGA'S QUEEN SALOTE Queen Elizabeth's world tour brings her to the Tonga Islands, where she's the guest of Queen Salote. A huge banquet, with 1500 suckling pigs roasted, culminates the colorful and impressive festivities.
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.
BRAVES BEAT YANKS IN WORLD SERIES Casey Stengel and Mickey Mantel confer in the Yankees dugout at the 1957 World Series final game at Yankee Stadium. Despite Hank Bauer's great hitting, the Milwaukee Braves win the game and the series.
DUTCH AQUARIUM The Amsterdam Aquarium, one of the world's most noted, celebrates its 75th Anniversary with a showing of some of its finest finny inmates. Great close ups of an eel, a lobster, a sea horse, and a sea turtle.rn
GOLD CUP RACE AND WORLD RECORD JET BOAT Bill Munsey wins the Gold Cup trophy after an impressive performance at the 1957 Gold Cup hydroplane race. Donald Campbell sets one of a succession of world's records in jet speed boat runs.
JAPANESE EXILES HOME 4,000 Japanese see their homeland once again, after twelve years in China. The exiles were held since the end of World War II, until they're release by Red China in 1953. Thousands throng the pier for emotional reunions with loved ones.
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