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Universal Newsreel Vol. 34: Syrian Revolt

MCA/Universal Pictures. ( - ) USE RESTRICTIONS SPECIFIC RESTRICTIONS: Copyright USE RESTRICTIONS NOTE: Some or all of this material may be restricted by copyright or other intellectual property right restrictions. ONLINE RESOURCES: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001S2Q59Y 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. The original release sheet reads: SYRIAN REVOLT: SCRAP PACT WITH NASSER: The Nasser vision of a single great Arab nation collapses overnight as Syria revolts against his rule and proclaims itself an independent state. Anti-Nasser demonstrations break out all through Syria after an Army coup. The new Chief of Staff, General Abdel Zahreddin holds a press conference as does the new cabinet head, Dr. Mahmoun Kuzbari who says there will be free elections within four months. SUDAN PRESIDENT RECEIVED AT WHITE HOUSE: After a warm welcoming parade through the streets of Washington, President Ibrahim Abboud of the Sudan is entertained at the White House with a state dinner and a precedent-shattering presentation of excerpts from SHAKESPEARE. . .. . MOVIES OPEN CHARITY DRIVE: The Motion Picture Industry opens its 20th Anniversary Campaign to raise more than a million dollars for charitable and medical organizations. Campaign Chairman David Lipton receives the first contribution - $55,000 presented on behalf of Samuel Goldwyn. WHADDA YA WANT FOR CHRISTMAS? Italy comes up with new designs on every woman's dream - FURS. Every fur from leopard to chinchilla is represented and they run into warm prices, too - 2,500,000 lira and up. Oh well, that's only $4,000. SPORTS WORLD SERIES: YANKS AND REDS TANGLE BATS: After the Yankees take the first game, two to nothing - The Cincinnati Reds come back to win the second game - six to two. Here are the highlights of the scintillating play that marks the grand climax of the baseball season - the World Series! FOR MORE INFORMATION http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalDOSearch?searchExpression=2050424
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