"Men of Washington" 1959 Year End Show, Reel #2
Ann M. Corrick recounts a difficult year for labor secretary James Mitchell with the problem of persistent unemployment; Jim Snyder covers the hearings on television quiz show scandals, monopolistic practices by certain oil companies and price fixing by pharmaceutical manufacturers; Sid Davis reports on the Soviet Union's successful flight around the moon, America's lagging missile and rocket programs, plans for the Saturn rocket and the selection of the original seven astronauts; Snyder reviews Eisenhower's eleven-nation goodwill tour and the new era of "transatlantic jet diplomacy." Narrated by Sid Davis and Richard Steele.
Westinghouse Broadcasting Company. Group W
Special events radio coverage
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sound tape reel
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Catalog Key: bcast-076893; Other: 0492-MMC
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