• Short Summary

    YUGOSLAV PRESIDENT JOSEF TITO WAS TODAY (SATURDAY) TRYING TO SHAKE OFF THE 'FLU BEFORE RESUMING HIS SHORTENED TOUR OF THE UNITED STATES.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PICKETS PASS WHITE HOUSE
    0.06

    2.
    MV WOMEN IN NATIVE COSTUME
    0.12

    3.
    SIGN: "WAKE UP"
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    4.
    GV TELEPHOTO SHOT MASS PICKETS
    0.24

    5.
    MV CLERIC WALKS WITH GROUP
    0.33

    6.
    MV CLERIC TALKS TO POLICEMAN
    0.43

    7.
    CU WOMEN PICKETS
    0.49

    8.
    GV PICKETS PASS WHITE HOUSE
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    Initials RE/N/CR/BB


    EDITORS: SEE ALSO PRODUCTION NUMBER 8215/63 SOF -- (18/10/63) -- RE KENNEDY WELCOMING TITO TO WASHINGTON.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: YUGOSLAV PRESIDENT JOSEF TITO WAS TODAY (SATURDAY) TRYING TO SHAKE OFF THE 'FLU BEFORE RESUMING HIS SHORTENED TOUR OF THE UNITED STATES. THE 71-YEAR-OLD LEADER IS TO FLY TO NEW YORK TOMORROW AND ON TUESDAY WILL ADDRESS THE U.N. GENERAL ASSEMBLY.

    THIS WILL BE THE HIGHLIGHT OF HIS U.S. VISIT. HE SAILS FOR EUROPE ON FRIDAY NEXT.

    ON THURSDAY HE CALLED AT THE WHITE HOUSE IN WASHINGTON FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT KENNEDY. THEY WERE LATER DESCRIBED AS "CORDIAL".

    DURING THE MEETING ABOUT 100 PICKETS DEMONSTRATED OUTSIDE THE BUILDING. THEY CARRIED SIGNS SOME OF WHICH DESCRIBED PRESIDENT TITO AS A "RED PIG" AND "MURDERER".

    THE PRESIDENT REACHED WASHINGTON BY HELICOPTER FROM VIRGINIA AND LATER TOURED THE CITY WITH HIS WIFE. OBSERVERS SAY HE DID NOT SEE THE PICKETS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADYK9PPVMYQY7ND4OXBGBVO6DJ
    Media URN:
    VLVADYK9PPVMYQY7ND4OXBGBVO6DJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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