• Short Summary

    A VIGIL WAS HELD THIS WEEK OUTSIDE THE NEW YORK CITY OFFICES OF THE U.S.ATOMIC?

  • Description

    1.
    LV ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION BUILDING
    0.03

    2.
    CU SIGNS AND DEMONSTRATORS
    0.16

    3.
    MV WOMAN HOLDING CHILD
    0.18

    4.
    MV POLICEMEN WATCHING WOMAN
    0.30

    5.
    SWISH PAN


    6.
    CU BALLOONS
    0.34

    7.
    LOW ANGLE OF SPEAKERS STAND
    0.37

    8.
    MV& LV DEMONSTRATOR LISTENING
    0.41

    9.
    SPEAKERS STAND
    0.44

    10.
    LV BALLOONS BEING RELEASED
    0.57



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A VIGIL WAS HELD THIS WEEK OUTSIDE THE NEW YORK CITY OFFICES OF THE U.S.ATOMIC ENERGY COMMISSION - COMMEMORATING THE 18TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DROPPING OF THE FIRST ATOM BOMB ON HIROSHIMA, JAPAN, AND PROTESTING AGAINST FURTHER USE OF THE WEAPON.

    THE DEMONSTRATORS, LED BY 78-YEAR-OLD REVEREND A.J.MUSTE, CHAIRMAN OF THE COMMITTEE FOR NON-VIOLENT ACTION, TOO UP THEIR POSITIONS ON TUESDAY AND VOWED TO REMAIN OUTSIDE THE A.E.C.OFFICES UNTIL FRIDAY - ANNIVERSARY OF THE DROPPING OF THE SECOND ATOM BOMB ON NAGASAKI.MANY CARRIED SIGNS CONDEMNING ATOMIC WEAPONS AND TESTING.

    AT THE SAME TIME ON A STREET CORNER IN MANHATTAN, ANOTHER HIROSHIMA DAY RALLY WAS UNDERWAY, THIS ONE ATTRACTING A FAR LARGER CROWD.SPEAKERS URGED THAT THE U.S.SENATE RATIFY THE TREATY RESTRICTING NUCLEAR TESTING TO UNDERGROUND BLASTS.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3739TW368JP6N11IQ73HCZJH3
    Media URN:
    VLVA3739TW368JP6N11IQ73HCZJH3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/08/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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