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Apollo VIII / New York City Honors / United Nations #200022

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 10, 1969
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(Studio) New York City gives Apollo VIII astronauts ticker tape parade; Broadway renamed Apollo Way for festivities.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(NYC) Anders, Borman and Lovell rode w/ Governor Rockefeller and Mayor Lindsay to City Hall. [LINDSAY - learn from space visit that we ought to get along better.] [ROCKEFELLER - world receives new hope and faith from astronauts.] Recd. highest honor from New York, gold medals. Recd. distinguished service medals from President Johnson. To Lincoln Center for luncheon. Met at United Nations by Secretary General U Thant. Comments by THANT and BORMAN.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton

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