• Short Summary

    The reaction in the United States to President Nixon's announcement on Monday that he had ordered the mining of North Vietnam's harbours has been mixed.

  • Description

    1.
    GV campus and entrance of Columbia U.(2 shots)
    0.13

    2.
    SV Interior or students campaign room, student on phone (2 shots)
    0.32

    3.
    CU Students talking
    0.54


    Sof ..."My reaction is that..."



    SOF ends ..."troops are withdrawn."(2 shots)


    4.
    GV exterior students walking on Fairleigh Dickenson University
    1.01

    5.
    CU's students talking
    1.26


    SOF starts "We're taking a mighty big chance..." SOF ends "...prove anything to them." (3 shots)


    6.
    SV people down escalator reporter asks reaction
    2.05


    SOF "Excuse me, we're doing..."



    SOF ends "...I think he's sick." (7 shots)




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The reaction in the United States to President Nixon's announcement on Monday that he had ordered the mining of North Vietnam's harbours has been mixed. Even the reactions of college students is not clear cut. This film, shot at two universities in the New York area and on the streets of the city, give a cross-section of the U.S. publics reaction.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACUITPZRPRNB561KAWQ816G62A
    Media URN:
    VLVACUITPZRPRNB561KAWQ816G62A
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/05/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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