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.
SPANISH DISPLACED PERSONS Spanish D.P.s return home from Russia, after 20 years in exile. 500 of the many Spaniards who were taken back to Russia when Red forces withdrew from Spain's Civil War in 1936 are repatriated, amid scenes of joyous, tearful reunion.
NUCLEAR TECHNOLOGY Nuclear Technology is shown in Philadelphia. The incredible tools and techniques that make possible the remote control craftsmanship of nuclear devices for peace-time applications in industry and science.
NEW ROCKET PROBES SPACE SECRETS At testing grounds in Virginia, the Terrapin is unveiled--smaller than other rockets, only 15 feet long and 220 pounds. But it can soar to 80 miles at peak velocity of 3800 m.p.h. Simple to launch and cheap to build, it will gather cosmic data to speed the space satellite.
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.
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."
EISENHOWER AND ST. LAURENT GOLFING Good neighbors golf at Augusta's National Golf Club. President Eisenhower is joined by Canadian Prime Minister St. Laurent for a friendly round on the links. Team score--even.
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