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News In Brief (Wake Forest Ground Breaking by Truman; American Legion Convention, 1951)

Reel Number: 221687-04

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1951

Country: USA

Location: Florida,Miami Beach,North Carolina,Salem,Winston

TC Begins: 08:05:00

TC Ends: 08:06:19

Duration: 00:01:19

Title: News In Brief. 08:05:04 Four flags on masts above sign: Wake Forest College Ground Breaking. LS of speakers platform w/ President Truman at microphones before large crowd. Pan applauding crowd. 08:05:20 Truman holding shovel, standing w/ four VIPs. MCU Press photographers. Truman turns spade & laughs breaking ground for Reynolds Campus, 15Oct51. Crowd. 08:05:36 Title: Florida. 08:05:39 Daytime parade w/ Color Guard & many flags, marching ahead of military units for American Legion Convention. Night & veteran’s marching. 08:05:52 Int. Convention Hall w/ bunting & state placards. 08:06:00 MCU Mrs Douglas MacArthur waving from podium; ex-head Earl Cox lifts arm of new leader Don Wilson & gives him gavel. Ceremony; 1951; Veterans’ Convention;

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