• Short Summary

    Oliver Powers and his wife Ida, parents of the American U-2 pilot, Frances Gary Powers, arrived in London, Aug 11, on their way to Moscow, where their son is to stand trial, Aug 11, charged with spying for the United States.

  • Description

    Oliver Powers and his wife Ida, parents of the American U-2 pilot, Frances Gary Powers, arrived in London, Aug 11, on their way to Moscow, where their son is to stand trial, Aug 11, charged with spying for the United States. Mrs. Powers - who has a very weak heart - was accompanied by her doctor.

    Soon after leaving the jet airliner Oliver Powers answered questions put to him by newsmen.

    Barabara Powers, 24-year-old wife of the U-2 pilot, is due to leave New York, Aug 12, for Moscow. She has delayed her trip in the hope that visas may be granted for her mother and several friends.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1XMILIQR6ZN8UFH966YRB5HG3
    Media URN:
    VLVA1XMILIQR6ZN8UFH966YRB5HG3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/08/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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