CBS NEWS SPECIAL REPORT {CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS} (TV)

Summary

This special report reviews the day's developments in the Cuban Missile Crisis. Coverage begins with United Nations Secretary General U Thant at the United Nations, suggesting possibilities of negotiation. Richard Hottelet reports a relaxation of tension at the United Nations; David Schoenbrun reports on the Kennedy administration's reaction to the U.N. proposals; George Herman discusses the issue of U.S. credibility as a deterrent nation; and Charles Von Fremd reports from the Pentagon on the recently imposed wartime security guidance system. The Berlin crisis is discussed.


Details

  • NETWORK: CBS
  • DATE: October 24, 1962 Wednesday 11:10 AM
  • RUNNING TIME: 0:14:42
  • COLOR/B&W: B&W
  • CATALOG ID: T77:0496
  • GENRE: News
  • SUBJECT HEADING: Berlin Question, 1945-
  • SERIES RUN: CBS - TV, 1962
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Credits

  • Walter Cronkite … Commentator
  • David Schoenbrun … Reporter
  • George Herman … Reporter
  • Von Fremd, Charles … Reporter
  • Richard C. Hottelet … Reporter
  • U Thant