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Czechoslovakia #440419

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 28, 1968
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(Studio) Czechoslovakia celebrates 50th year independence with strong yet peaceful show of defiance. 1,000s march to Prague Castle. Restrained gently by own police. Photos shown.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(Prague, Czechoslovakia) Ceremony held at war cemeteries. Pilgrimages made to grave of founder and 1st President, Tomas Masaryk and his son, January People visit King Wenceslas statue where 14 year old boy killed during Soviet invasion. They have survived other occupations.
REPORTER: Irving R. Levine

Huntley, Chet;
Levine, Irving R.

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