• Short Summary

    FIVE MEN IN NAZI UNIFORMS PICKETED A WOMEN'S PEACE RALLY IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, ON SATURDAY.

  • Description

    FIVE MEN IN NAZI UNIFORMS PICKETED A WOMEN'S PEACE RALLY IN LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, ON SATURDAY.THE MEN, WHO SAID THEY WERE MEMBERS OF THE AMERICAN NAZI PARTY, COMPLAINED AFTERWARDS THAT THEY WERE ASSAULTED BY SOME OF THE BY-STANDERS.THEY SAID THEY HAD BEEN KICKED IN THE SHINS AND ROUGHED UP AND THAT SOME MEMBERS OF THE CROWD TRIED TO RIP OFF THEIR SWASTIKA ARM-BANDS.

    POLICE SAID THE WOMEN PEACE MARCHERS - ABOUT 500 IN ALL - HAD NOT BEEN INVOLVED IN THE FRACAS WITH THE SELF-STYLED NAZIS.THE RALLY WAS HELD IN MACARTHUR PARK AND ABOUT 1,000 PEOPLE, MANY OF THEM COLLEGE STUDENTS, WATCHED.IT WAS SPONSORED BY THE WOMEN STRIKE FOR PEACE, A NATIONWIDE MOVEMENT CAMPAIGNING FOR NUCLEAR DISARMAMENT.

    MORE INTERFERENCE TO THE RALLY CAME FROM A LARGE GROUP OF ANTI-WOMEN STRIKE FOR PEACE MARCHERS.WHILE THE PACIFISTS CARRIED SIGNS URGING WORLD PEACE, THEIR RIVALS SPORTED PLACARDS READING "THIS IS COMMUNIST PROPAGANDA" AND "WALKING FOR PEACE OR MOSCOW?"
    SIGNS CARRIED BY THE NAZIS BORE ANTI-SEMITIC SLOGANS.THE AMERICAN NAZI PARTY IS AN EXTREMIST GROUP WITH ONLY A HANDFUL OF SUPPORTERS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACTVOM7ACVVC0S2QHPR20HNJ78
    Media URN:
    VLVACTVOM7ACVVC0S2QHPR20HNJ78
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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