• Short Summary

    President Kennedy opened the 61st American League baseball season in Washington, USA, April 10, at a match between Washington Senators and Chicago White Sox.

  • Description

    President Kennedy opened the 61st American League baseball season in Washington, USA, April 10, at a match between Washington Senators and Chicago White Sox.

    To inaugurate the season, the President pitched the first ball. The throw was a failure. The President pitched again - his second attempt was also a near failure - to baseball experts. But it was enough to start the season ...

    Then the President sat back to watch the play. With him was U.S.Vice President Johnson and President of the Washington side Elwood Quesada.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1NVOGPWULSBTHGFWT6NXHY9E1
    Media URN:
    VLVA1NVOGPWULSBTHGFWT6NXHY9E1
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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