• Short Summary

    Pro- Castro terrorists in Caracas, Venezuela, have burned down a warehouse owned by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company.

  • Description

    Pro- Castro terrorists in Caracas, Venezuela, have burned down a warehouse owned by the Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company.Police say at least four men...armed with sub-machineguns...Took part in the attack.Some of them are believed to be members of the outlawed Venezuelan Communist Party.

    There were no casualties, but damage to the building and its contents is estimated at about 500 thousand dollars.Approximately 10 thousand tires and tubes stored in the building were destroyed.

    The fire burned for three hours...sending up a dense cloud of black smoke.About 300 firemen fought the flames.Several of them narrowly escaped death when the roof of the warehouse collapsed.

    The attack on the warehouse came six days after terrorists raided and burned the offices of a U.S.military mission in Caracas a month after a similar attack on a warehouse owned by the Sears Roebuck Company.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA579VCM2BX9Z5DKDB3AHFSVKHW
    Media URN:
    VLVA579VCM2BX9Z5DKDB3AHFSVKHW
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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