• Short Summary

    Visnews took cameras May 2 to watch Republican senator Styles Bridges unveil in Appleton Wisconsin USA a three-and-a-half feet bronze bust of the late Senator McCarthy.

  • Description

    1.
    Sign - "Appleton" - PAN to courthouse building.
    0.06

    2.
    Audience.
    0.09

    3.
    Mrs. McCarthy and Senator Bridges.
    0.14

    4.
    Veiled bust, band in background.
    0.17

    5.
    Bust unveiled.
    0.25

    6.
    Crowd applauds.
    0.30

    7.
    Mrs. McCarthy speaking.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Visnews took cameras May 2 to watch Republican senator Styles Bridges unveil in Appleton Wisconsin USA a three-and-a-half feet bronze bust of the late Senator McCarthy.

    The ceremony was attended by McCarthy's widow.

    After the bust had been unveiled outside the courthouse where once McCarthy was judge, the band played, the crowd applauded, and Mrs.McCarthy spoke.

    McCarthy has been cited as the most hated and revered american of our times. Of his activities it has been said "Nothing is more un- American than the Un-American Activities Committee.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAAWHUDRS4543Y28Q1Z43X2XRII
    Media URN:
    VLVAAWHUDRS4543Y28Q1Z43X2XRII
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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