[Korean War era newscast].

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Newscast from Dec 15, 1950:

Spot for Christmas Sales for the Blind. Artistic gifts made by "blind fingers".
Fights explode on western front in Korea.
Soviet member of allied counsel in Japan won't discuss repatriation of Japanese POWs in USSR.
General Eisenhower is new commander of International Army; no "namby pamby action" for him.
Voluntary price controls asked for on the domestic front for GM and Ford .
Second Anna Rosenberg found.
Former member of "Communist" John Reed Club.
Turning NYC high schools into training locations for military.
Flooding in subway section.
Cold weather hits NYC.
Weather report.
Spot for the NY Infirmary, the first hospital entirely staffed by women.
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President Truman lights White House Christmas tree by remote control from his home in Independence, MO.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 5758
Municipal archives id: LT6258