Title reads: "Pathe's Front Page".
International news stories in brief.
Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (aka Monty) arrives in Washington DC, United States of America (USA). General Dwight Eisenhower greets Monty as he alights from his plane. They shake hands. Monty then shakes hands...
President of Czechoslovakia Edouard Benes dies.
Test flight of first supersonic airliner the TU 144. Moscow, Russia.
Russian gymnasts Mikhail Voronin and Zinaida Druzhinina marry.
World Chess Championship takes place at Haarlem, The Hague, Holland.
Chess players arrive in Holland.
Various shots of an all-Russian horse racing and jumping competition in progress in open country at Rostov on the Don.
Russian Grandmaster and chess champion Mikhail Tahl being carried from the plane on his triumphant return to Riga, then explaining his game to friends.
After nearly two months the contest ends with a new Russian world champion.