Gifts given to traffic policemen in Rome, Italy. A historical building in the background. People crowd on a street. A man gives gifts to the traffic police. The gifts are kept at the center of the road in a growing pile beside a policeman on duty. From a December 14, 1959 newsreel recounting events 25 years earlier.
Destruction due to avalanches in Northern Italy. Snow covered buildings and huts. People remove snow with spades. People remove snow from a damaged house. Heavy snow on the ground and houses. People struggle to clear it and search for avalanche survivors. From a March 12, 1959 newsreel featuring events from 25 years earlier.
50th flight celebration of Max Conrad in Italy. The plane lands. Amateur airman Max Conrad disembarks from the plane after his 50th flight. He makes the record of 5000 mile non stop flight from Chicago to Rome in a light,single engine plane. During the celebration a man presents a garland and a bouquet to Conrad. A lady kisses him. Conrad walks with his family and friends.
Swim suits and crazy caps are modeled in a resort in Italy. Models in California's swim suits model at a diving board. Girls walk besides a pool. The models in crazy caps. A man wears a crazy cap.
Women display clothes at a fashion show in Italy. Women display bikinis of different styles and patterns around a pool.
Rome's elite motorcycle police stage a spectacular demonstration of precision drill and free-wheeling at fancy patterns in Italy. Italian President, high dignitaries and cheering spectators watch in delight.