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Universal Newsreel Vol. 32 Release 49-56: Tornado Ravages Miami (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: http://www.amazon.com/dp/B001S2Q54Y 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: TORNADO RIPS MIAMI: A night of terror and calamity in Miami, as a rare tornado smashes through the city, un-roofing houses, overturning autos, and hurling telephone poles like monstrous arrows. Casualty lists top one hundred, and property damage exceeds $1 million. COMMEMORATE ANTI-RED UPRISING: West Berlin and all West Germany join in observances commemorating the 1953 anti-Red uprisings in East Germany. In Berlin, Mayor Willy Brandt leads wreath-laying ceremonies. Library films show the day of desperate and gallant revolt when civilian workers fought Red Army tanks and guns. CHINESE ART TREASURES: Some of the world's most priceless art objects, national treasures of Free China, are removed from the air conditioned bomb-proof cave on Formosa where they have come to rest after decades of flight from China's stormy recent history. Warning! "THE MUMMY" is HERE: An eerie herald of a new screen horror classic, Universal-International's "THE MUMMY" arrives in New York to begin a national tour. THE MUMMY, insured for a million dollars with Lloyd's, is escorted by exotic Norma Maria - who bears a striking family resemblance to an ancient Egyptian Queen - and by one of Britain's top Egyptologists. HEEL AND TOE CHAMPIONSHIP: In Baltimore, half a hundred heel and toers hoof it down the pike in the National AAU 20 kilometer Walking Championship. The winner strides across the line at an average 8 m.p.h., while a winded observer rides! JUNIOR WATER-SKIING CHAMPS: At celebrated Cypress Gardens, Florida, Junior Water-Skiing Championships, with 15 year-old Barbara Cooper and 12-year-old Perry Boswell making record jumps to become pace setters for aquatic American youth. FOR MORE INFORMATION http://arcweb.archives.gov/arc/action/ExternalDOSearch?searchExpression=2050152
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