NEWS FROM NORTH AFRICA
Part 1, President Roosevelt is visited aboard a ship by Ibn-Saud, King of Saudi Arabia; Haile Selassie, Emperor of Ethiopia; and King Faruk I of Egypt. Part 2, units of the 8th Army, 6th Army (37th Inf. Div.), and the 1st Cavalry Div. participate in the liberation of Manila. Shows jungle and city fighting, captured collaborationists, and Philippine guerrillas receiving hand grenades.
World War II
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- Ch 354British Royal Heritage: The Royal KingdomWestminster Abbey and the Palace of Westminster provide the backdrops to some of the greatest state occasions and royal pageantry in all of Britain. Whitehall Palace is almost forgotten, but the great banqueting hall provided the setting for the execution of the king who designed it. Then there is St James' Palace, Kensington Palace and the most famous of them all, Buckingham Palace.Impossible PeaceIn the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic's repression, gulags, collectivization, and Five-Year plans are beginning to tally the human toll that will always be associated with Stalin's rule.