• Short Summary

    THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION HAS BEEN CALLED INTO A CASE, THAT SEEMINGLY STARTED AS A SIMPLE SECRET SOCIETY OF HIGH SCHOOL BOYS.

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    LS -- COURT HOUSE



    SIGN -- "SUPERIOR COURT" (CQ)



    COURT-ROOM



    HOLDING UP NAZI FLAG



    GERMAN PISTOL AND KNIVES



    SWASTIKA AND PORTRAIT OF HITLER




    Initials



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    Background: THE FEDERAL BUREAU OF INVESTIGATION HAS BEEN CALLED INTO A CASE, THAT SEEMINGLY STARTED AS A SIMPLE SECRET SOCIETY OF HIGH SCHOOL BOYS.

    AT VISALIA COUNTY COURT..HOUSE IN CALIFORNIA (place - source), TESTIMONY INDICATED IT WAS MUCH MORE SERIOUS. THE SOCIETY TURNED OUT TO BE A GROUP OF LATTER-DAY NAZIS, LED BY A SEVENTEEN-YEAR-OLD FUEHRER, WHO SAID HE WAS DISTRESSED WITH MODERN SOCIETY, AND WANTED TO CHANGE IT. POLICE SAY THE LEADER -- A NAVY VETERAN -- GATHERED A GROUP OF 25 (twenty-five) HIGH SCHOOL BOYS, WHO ADMIRED NAZISM ... AND THEY EVEN SET UP AN S.S. GROUP, CUTTING INITIALS INTO THEIR WRISTS AS PART OF THE INITIATION. THIS GROUP WAS SUPPOSED TO BE SENT AFTER STORE-KEEPERS, WHO GOT ROUGH WITH ANY MEMBERS. POLICE SAY THEY RAIDED A PRIVATE MUSEUM TO GET ACTUAL NAZI SOUVENIRS. SAID THE LEADER: WE WANTED TO "SIEG HEIL" TOGETHER, NOT ALONE. THE F.B.I. IS CHECKING, TO SEE WHETHER THE BOYS WERE AIDED BY ANY OUTSIDE ORGANIZATION. THE SPIRIT OF HITLER, IT SEEMS, IS STILL ALIVE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB6Z09JDQCT7AIUCJWMGISMCB9
    Media URN:
    VLVAB6Z09JDQCT7AIUCJWMGISMCB9
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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