• Short Summary

    Following his appointment by President John Kennedy General Douglas MacArthur appears to have settled an athletic dispute that might have jeopardized American entries in the next Olympic Games.

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    MS Group
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    CU MacArthur
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    MS 3 men MacArthur in middle
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    MS Cameramen
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    MS Men seated around table
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    MCU MacArthur's hand, pan up to face
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    MS Group seated around table
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    CU MacArthur
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    Background: Following his appointment by President John Kennedy General Douglas MacArthur appears to have settled an athletic dispute that might have jeopardized American entries in the next Olympic Games.The controversy here in the United States involve the National Collegiate Athletic Association and the Amateur Athletic Union.The Union has, up to this time, been the governing body for selecting athletes to represent the USA.The NCCA, made up of colleges and universities, has been fighting for a stronger voice in these selections.General MacArthur, who has been out of the public eye for some time, used his influence in the apparent settlement.This is the first time in a long while that we have seen him.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2N8G6CYVH8CBHHOBBI4I28YS3
    Media URN:
    VLVA2N8G6CYVH8CBHHOBBI4I28YS3
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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