• Short Summary

    HE IS NAMING JOHN W. CHANCELLOR, WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT FOR NBC, TO BE THE NEW?

  • Description

    HE IS NAMING JOHN W. CHANCELLOR, WHITE HOUSE CORRESPONDENT FOR NBC, TO BE THE NEW DIRECTOR OF THE VOICE OF AMERICA.

    "THIS IS THE FIRST TIME IN THE HISTORY OF THE VOICE OF AMERICA THAT A WORKING NEWSMAN" HAS BEEN GIVEN THE JOB, JOHNSON SAID.

    HE THEN ASKED CHANCELLOR, WHO WAS IN THE AUDIENCE, TO SCENE.

    AFTER HIS LENGTHY STATEMENT'S--THEY TOOK ABOUT 25 MINUTES-JOHSON OPENED THE NEWS CONFERENCE TO QUESTIONS.

    THE VOICE OF AMERICAN IS THE SHORTWAVE RADIO ARM OF THE U.S. INFORMATION AGENCY, THE GOVERNMENT'S OVERSEAS PROPAGANDA AGENCY. JOHNSON RECENTLY NAMES A WASHINGTON LAWYER, LEONARD NARKS, TO HEAD ASIA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9AE81EZ1502NIBMQJXI5MAN6T
    Media URN:
    VLVA9AE81EZ1502NIBMQJXI5MAN6T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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