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Universal Newsreel Vol. 32 Release 97-104: Eisenhower's Global Tour (1959)

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: NOTE: A DVD of this film can be ordered from our partner, 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: IKE STATES HIS MISSION Just before departing on his historic visit to 11 nations, the President states to America the goal of his unprecedented mission, to dispel the doubts lingering abroad as to America's good-will and peaceful intentions with all the prestige he has to muster. MacARTHUR GETS GRID AWARD: At the annual dinner of the National Football Foundation, General Douglas MacArthur emerges from his secluded retirement to receive the Foundation's gold medal to the applause of a cheering array of gridiron immortals. GATES NEW PENTAGON CHIEF: Shortly before his departure, Ike is present as Thomas Gates is sworn in as new Secretary of Defense, succeeding the outgoing Secretary Neil McElroy. REFUGEES TORCHLIGHT PROTEST: In a solemn and dramatic protest against Red oppression in their homelands, refugees from Iron Curtain lands march by torchlight up the steps of Montmartre to the Sacre Couer church of Paris. MUSIC HALL HONORS CARY GRANT: In New York, Cary Grant receives an illuminated scroll from the world's largest theatre, the Radio City Music Hall, on the occasion of the premiere of his newest film, U-I's "OPERATION PETTICOAT," as the Christmas film of the famed showplace. SPORTS BOWLING MAKES NEWS: In Chicago, 192 top bowlers compete in the World's International Match-Game Championships. And in Wilton Manor, Florida, Don Newport makes history with a 5 day-and-night kegling marathon, playing a skein of 1,000 games for the new endurance championship.... FOR MORE INFORMATION
Length: 02:09


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