• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT TITO OF YUGOSLAVIA PUT OFF HIS DEPARTURE FOR CALIFORNIA TODAY (FRIDAY) FOLLOWING A LIGHT ATTACK OF INFLUENZA.

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    PRESIDENT TITO OF YUGOSLAVIA PUT OFF HIS DEPARTURE FOR CALIFORNIA TODAY (FRIDAY) FOLLOWING A LIGHT ATTACK OF INFLUENZA. HE IS STAYING AT A PRIVATE HOME AT WILLIAMSBURG, VIRGINIA. IT WAS STATED HE WOULD SPEND ALL TODAY AT WILLIAMSBURG.

    HIS ILLNESS COMES LESS THAN 24 HOURS AFTER BEING WELCOMED TO WASHINGTON YESTERDAY BY PRESIDENT KENNEDY. HEAVY SECURITY PRECAUTIONS WERE IN FORCE WHEN THE YUGOSLAV LEADER DROVE UP TO THE WHITE HOUSE FOR HIS ONE-DAY VISIT TO THE U.S. CAPITAL.

    OUTSIDE STOOD PICKETS PROTESTING AT PRESIDENT TITO'S VISIT. MOST OF THEM WERE REPORTED TO BE MEMBERS OF THE CROATIAN LIBERATION FRONT.

    IN HIS WELCOMING SPEECH, PRESIDENT KENNEDY SAID:--
    THEN, PRESIDENT TITO REPLIED. (DUE TO A TECHNICAL FAULT, SOME OF THE SOF IS INAUDIBLE.)
    NO DATE HAS BEEN SET FOR PRESIDENT KENNEDY'S VISIT TO YUGOSLAVIA. "WE SHALL SEE," WAS ALL PRESIDENT TITO WOULD SAY WHEN QUESTIONED ABOUT IT BY PRESSMEN.

    LATER, THE TWO LEADERS HAD A "FRANK DISCUSSION...IN A CORDIAL AND FRIENDLY ATMOSPHERE." AFTER HIS CALIFORNIA VISIT, PRESIDENT TITO WILL FLY TO NEW YORK TO ADDRESS THE UNITED NATIONS GENERAL ASSEMBLY BEFORE LEAVING FOR BELGRADE ON OCTOBER 25.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA832CDD6L1LWL6LKPO38OMU8LG
    Media URN:
    VLVA832CDD6L1LWL6LKPO38OMU8LG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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