Meeting of the United Nations assembly in New York.
New York, United States of America (USA).
Title reads 'United Nations - 18th Session Opens on Hopeful Note'.
Angle shot of United Nations building in Manhattan, New York. Various shots of the representatives of different countries arriving at UN building. GV. Interior of United Nations General Assembly. MS. Russian representative Andrei Gromyko seated in assembly. MS. American representative Adlai Stevenson. Various shots inside assembly during voting for President of session. Doctor Carlos Sosa Rodriguez of Venezuela steps forward. MLS. U Thant, Secretary General of the UN welcomes the doctor to dais. Various shots of some trouble starting when anti-Castro demonstration upsets the decorum for a moment but the few offenders are quickly dispelled. GV. Pan as first day of session comes to a close the delegates begin to leave their seats.
Date found in the old record - 19/09/1963.