U.N. ASSEMBLY OPENS The 18th session of the United Nations General Assembly opens on a note of optimism as representatives of 111 member nations meet to elect a new President for the coming year. The optimism is based on the nuclear test ban treaty and Dr. Carlos Sosa Rodriquez of Venezuela receives all of the votes cast and takes over as Assembly President.
POPE PIUS XII The eighteenth anniversary of Pius XII's elevation to the Papal throne, and the 81st birthday of the Pontiff, are celebrated with solemn ceremonies in the Basilica of St. Peter's. Beautiful interiors and close ups of the Pope.
PROHIBITION CRACKDOWN - 1 Two men pouring alcohol from huge vats and one man shooting holes in alcohol barrels during Prohibition-era crackdowns. Alcohol pours onto the floor and spouts from the kegs. Heavy smoke suggests fire or a fierce battle. Shooting images could also be used as a shoot-out.
TORONTO'S 200TH ANNIVERSARY CEREMONY A reenactment of the 18th century ceremony of the christening of the town of "York" (the city of Toronto's first name 200 years ago). Four-hundred soldiers representing the King's 8th division march into Fort York for the ceremony and perform the commemorative firing of the "21 gun salute."
Date: August 8, 1993 - COLOR Source: Video: DV Length: 00:00:38:00, No Audio
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