• Short Summary

    PROFESSOR FREDERICK BARGHOORN, THE AMERICAN DETAINED BY RUSSIA FOR ALLEGED SPYING, LEFT LONDON BY AIR TODAY (SUNDAY) FOR NEW YORK.

  • Description

    PROFESSOR FREDERICK BARGHOORN, THE AMERICAN DETAINED BY RUSSIA FOR ALLEGED SPYING, LEFT LONDON BY AIR TODAY (SUNDAY) FOR NEW YORK.THE 51-YEAR-OLD YALE UNIVERSITY PROFESSOR'S ONLY COMMENT BEFORE DEPARTURE WAS: "I AM VERY HAPPY TO BE HERE (LONDON AIRPORT) AND LOOKING FORWARD TO GETTING HOME."
    HE WAS RELEASED BY THE RUSSIANS YESTERDAY -- "IN VIEW OF THE PERSONAL CONCERN EXPRESSED BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY" -- AFTER SPENDING 16 DAYS IN A MOSCOW JAIL.HE FLEW STRAIGHT TO LONDON AND SPENT THE NIGHT AT THE HOME OF A U.S.EMBASSY OFFICIAL.

    PROFESSOR BARGHOORN, WHO ARRIVED YESTERDAY LOOKING GAUNT AND HAGGARD, APPEARED WELL RESTED AND REFRESHED TODAY.AFTER COMPLETING DEPARTURE FORMALITIES, HE WAS DRIVEN IN A SPECIAL CAR FROM THE AIRPORT BUILDING TO THE BOEING 707 AIRLINER FOR THE TRIP HOME.

    ON ARRIVAL IN NEW YORK, HE IS EXPECTED TO FLY ON TO WASHINGTON.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7JAYW3ZR03O97UUDMTG9C4R8S
    Media URN:
    VLVA7JAYW3ZR03O97UUDMTG9C4R8S
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/11/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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