GENERAL PERSHING HONORED General Pershing leader of the A.E.F. in the First World War, is made an honorary commander for life by a veteran's group. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
1934 WORLD SERIES The 1934 World Series starts with the Detroit Tigers' manager Mickey Cochrane shaking hands with the Saint Louis Cardinals' manager Frankie Frisch. The pitcher Dizzy Dean helped the Cardinals to win the series and angry Detroit fans throw trash onto the field.
KHRUSHCHEV FINISHES HIS AMERICAN TOUR President Eisenhower escorts Nikita Khrushchev back to Blair House in Washington, D.C. after a trip to Camp David. Farewell ceremonies at Andrew's Airbase include a speech by Khrushchev in which he says he hope the two countries will use the term "okay" more and more often.
GAME ONE OF 1959 WORLD SERIES The World Series comes to Chicago's Comiskey Park for the first time in 40 years in 1959. Over 48,000 fans come to watch the series opener. Managers Al Lopez and Walt Alston shakes hands and the game begins. The hero of the day is Ted Kluszewski with 2 home runs resulting in 5 R.B.I.s and a Chicago win.
Date: October 1, 1959 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:02:06:00, With Audio
ARLBERG KANDAHAR SKI MEET The famous Arlberg Kandahar Ski Meet of 1959 at Garmisch is a disaster for some of the world's top downhill racers who come to grief on the treacherous slope. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
ISRAEL BORDER OPENED The sealed border between Israel and Jordan is opened to permit Christian pilgrims from around the world to visit the hallowed places of the Bible during the Holy season. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
BOWLING MAKES SPORTS NEWS In Chicago, 192 top bowlers compete in the World's International Match-Game Championships. And in Wilton Manor, Florida, Don Newport makes history with a 5 day and night kegling marathon, playing a skein of 1,000 games for the new endurance championship. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
HUNDREDS DIE AS MALPASSET DAM BURSTS Near Cannes on the French Riviera, the world's thinnest dam proves unequal to the burden of a river swollen by torrential rains. It breaks and a wall of water smashes down the valley of the Reyran River, bringing havoc and desolation. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
METEOR EXPEDITION A Soviet expedition penetrates a remote and desolate area of Siberia to solve the mystery of a 1908 meteor that struck the Earth with the force of a hydrogen bomb, scarring the Earth for miles around and sending earthquake shock waves around the world. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
SIR WINSTON CHURCHILL'S BIRTHDAY Sir Winston Churchill celebrates his 85th birthday, and free men everywhere join in well wishes for the great statesman and leader of the West. NOTE: SOUND A LITTLE HOT BUT WILL BE CORRECTED ON MASTER ORDERS
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