Winston Churchill obituary

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Four 1-minute news reports (Rod MacLeish), one 3-minute obituary, and a 14-minute obituary program. (Jim Anderson); all prepared in advance of Churchill's death. Followed by a series of news reports from July 7, 1962: the Atomic Energy Commission minimizes the danger of radioactive fallout from the underground H-Bomb explosion in Nevada (Jim Snyder); elimination of travel restrictions on Soviet visitors to the United States (Jim Snyder); President Kennedy urges Congress to approve his foreign aid authorization bill (Jim Snyder); press secretary Pierre Salinger leaves for Brazil to make arrangements for President Kennedy’s planned visit (Jim Snyder); Louis Dumas and Arthur Stone, Agriculture Department employees, admit receiving money from Billie Sol Estes enterprises (Ann Corrick); Republican alternative plan for Medicare is rejected (Ann Corrick); Railroad workers’ union disputes the need for economies that would eliminate more than 80,000 jobs (Carl Stern).
Westinghouse Broadcasting Company. Group W
Special events radio coverage
Group W (Westinghouse Broadcasting Company) audio tapes
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Catalog Key: bcast-076925; Other: 0492-MMC

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