• Short Summary

    Former United States' President Harry S. Truman, who was taken to hospital in Kansas City?

  • Description

    1.
    GV Spokesman behind mike (2 shots)
    0.05

    2.
    SV Spokesman speaks (SOF)
    0.34

    3.
    GV Spokesman and press.
    0.40


    TRANSCRIPT: SEQ. 2: SPOKESMAN: "President Truman's condition continues to be good. Dr. Wallace Grand, the attending physician, states: 'The situation is not alarming. I expect to run tests and to have more information when results are available in a few days.' It was reported that the President had part of a sandwich for lunch. Mrs. Truman wants to thank everyone for their interest and concern, and said the President is experiencing only mild pain, and already has indicated a desire in going home."




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Former United States' President Harry S. Truman, who was taken to hospital in Kansas City suffering from severe abdominal pains, was said yesterday to be feeling better. Doctors reported his condition as "good", while earlier reports said he had been "fairly weak."

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5YPOSNUL5A8VCJ9QY48HM1J83
    Media URN:
    VLVA5YPOSNUL5A8VCJ9QY48HM1J83
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/01/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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