CBS NEWS EXTRA: U.S. QUARANTINES CUBA (TV)

Summary

In this program, which reviews the latest developments in the Cuban missile crisis, Douglas Edwards reports on the projected U.S. quarantine of Cuba; President John F. Kennedy talks about the capacities of the Cuban missile sites; Roger Mudd reports from the Pentagon; Ralph Rennick reports from Florida on U.S. military build-up in the Caribbean; David Schoenbrun reports from Washington on the significance of the arms quarantine; and proposed U.N. action is discussed, followed by clips of Castro and the Bay of Pigs invasion. Also included are reports by Charles Collingwood, from Helmstadt, on the Berlin crisis; Marvin Kalb, from Moscow, on Soviet reaction; and Daniel Schorr, from Berlin, on reaction there.


Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: October 22, 1962 Monday 10:30 PM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:29:13
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T77:0494
  • GENRE: News
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Bay of Pigs Invasion, Cuba, 1961
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - TV, 1962
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Credits

  • Douglas Edwards … Commentator
  • Roger Mudd … Reporter
  • Ralph Rennick … Reporter
  • David Schoenbrun … Reporter
  • Marvin Kalb … Reporter
  • Richard C. Hottelet … Reporter
  • Daniel Schorr … Reporter
  • Charles Collingwood … Reporter
  • Fidel Castro
  • John F. Kennedy