U Thant, acting Secretary General of United Nations Organisation.
New York, United States of America (USA).
Title reads 'UN Gets New Secretary General'.
GV. Pan down front of United Nations building in New York. Various shots as President of UN Mongi Slim (Tunisian Minister of the Interior), swears in Burmese Mr U Thant as acting Secretary General of UNO. GV. Assembly applauding. Elevated shot of U Thant addressing assembly. GV. Pan around assembly.
Date found in the old record - 06/11/1961.