YANKS WIN 1956 WORLD SERIES With the Series tied at 3 games each, the Yanks' Johnny Kucks shuts out Brooklyn, as the New Yorkers' bats slam out four home-runs, including 2 by Berra, and a grand-slammer by Skowron. A decisive ending to a see-saw World Series, as the Yankees score 9 runs, to regain the World Championship of baseball.
SALUTE TO BENNY GOODMAN DINNER Civic officials, social leaders, and celebrities gather for a "Salute To Benny Goodman Dinner," raising funds for Hull House. The next night, the King of Swing's celebration culminates with the premiere of his film biography, "The Benny Goodman Story" starring Steve Allen.
Date: February 9, 1956 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:34:00, No Audio
HAMMARSKJOLD, GURION & NASSER United Nations Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold poses with Israeli Prime Minister Ben Gurion and Egyptian President Gamal Nasser. The leaders meet to discuss peace in the troubled Middle East.
Date: April 19, 1956 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:22:00, No Audio
MISS WORLD COMPETITION 1967 21-year-old "Miss Peru," Madeleine Hartog-Bell, wins the title "Miss World" in London. Her prizes included 7,000 and a year's contract. She is the daughter of a Peruvian rancher.
FIRST WORLD SERIES NO-HITTER In Yankee Stadium, baseball history is made in the 5th game of the World Series as Don Larsen retires 27 batters in succession--not a single Dodger reaches 1st base, as the Yankee hurler achieves the first World Series no-hitter, and the first World Series "perfect game."
WORLD SERIES:DIDGERS BEAT YANKS Behind the sterling pitching of Sal Maglie, the "come-back guy" of baseball, the Brooklyn Dodgers win the first game of the 1956 World Series 6-3. President Eisenhower tosses out the first ball, as 34,400 fans cheer the start of baseball's autumnal classic. It's a battle of home runs, with Hodges' 3-run homer the big blow of the game.
PHILLY FANS CHEER FOR WORLD SERIES CHAMPS Philadelphia baseball fans crowd in the streets and stand on top of a CBS Eyewitness News van cheering after their team the Philadelphia Phillies win the World Series. An aerial view shows how large the crowd is. PLEASE NOTE: VIDEO & AUDIO OF NEWS ANCHORS & REPORTERS IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR LICENSING
Date: October 30, 2008 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:15:00, With Audio
LEADERS RESPOND TO WORLD FINANCIAL CRISIS George Bush and Henry Paulson shake hands. New dollars bills roll off the printer. World leaders, the UBS and the World Bank meet to discuss the financial crisis. Gordon Brown says, "The decision we make in the next few days are decisions that will effect us for many years ahead."
Date: October 12, 2008 - COLOR Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:55:00, With Audio
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