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Clip from Universal Newsreel Volume 32, Release 60, 07/27/1959

The original release sheet reads:NIXON IN U.S.S.R.At the opening of the United States Fair in Moscow, Vice-President Nixon engages Soviet chief Khrushchev in a free-wheeling debate ranging over nearly every outstanding Soviet-American issue -unconventional diplomacy that makes world-wide headlines with forthright, hard-hitting discussions of potentially explosive topics.VAST RALLY HAILS CASTRO: Fidel Castro's leadership of Cuba's masses is proved beyond dispute as vast numbers of machete-wielding peasants crowd into Havana for one of the greatest mass demonstrations ever staged in the Western Hemisphere, in response to his call. Then, Castro puts aside politics and dons a baseball uniform to pitch a full inning in a special benefit game against an International League nine - and striking out the first 3 batters he faces!JAPANESE BEAUTY NAMED "MISS UNIVERSE": A statuesque Japanese beauty with a classic figure by any standards (Western or otherwise) is named "Miss Universe" in the 1959 edition of the global beauty tourney at Long Beach.MID-SUMMER SKI-JUMP: In Italy, a new plastic gives wings to ski-birds grounded by summer. Despite lack of snow they soar as far as 150 feet from a ramp of the new substance with as thrilling a contest as any staged in December."MUDDER'S DAY STAKES": At a German sea-side resort, trotters move from the turf to the tide-flats, splashing through the surf in high-stepping style, to beat the heat while bathers try to dope the form on the muddiest track of all time!Creator(s): MCA/Universal Pictures.Type(s) of Archival Materials: Moving ImagesContact(s): Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records Section, Special Media Archives Services Division (NWCS-M), National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD, 20740-6001. PHONE: 301-837-3540; FAX: 301-837-3620; EMAIL: [email protected] Production Date(s): 07/27/1959Part Of: Series: Edited Motion Picture Releases of the Universal Newsreel Library, compiled 1929 - 1967Access Restriction(s): UnrestrictedUse Restriction(s): Restricted - PossiblyCopyright Some or all of this material may be restricted by copyright or other intellectual property right restrictions.Online Resource: AmazonOnline Resource URL: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001S2Q558Online Resource Note: A DVD of this film can be ordered from our partner, Amazon.com/NATIONALARCHIVES. A DVD of this film is ALSO available for viewing and copying free of charge in the NARA Research Room in the Motion Picture, Sound, and Video Records Section, National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Road, College Park, MD.
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