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1950-1959

Korean War Starts: North Koreans invade South Korea
Korean War -- By JACK JAMES -- June 25, 1950
Korean War: MacArthur cable to United Press President Hugh Baille
Korean War -- December 01, 1950
Queen Elizabeth II begins reign
Churchill, King George, Queen Elizabeth II -- February 06, 1952
King George: All the world mourns monarch
Churchill, King George, Queen Elizabeth II -- By the United Press -- February 06, 1952
Lines two miles long at Stalin Bier
Death Of Stalin -- By HENRY SHAPIRO -- March 06, 1953
Profile: Stalin rallied Russians over Nazis
Death Of Stalin -- By United Press -- March 06, 1953
Rosenberg executed as spies
Rosenbergs Executed -- By JACK WOLISTON -- June 20, 1953
Supreme Court strikes down school segregation
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- May 17, 1954
Negroes boycott bus line to protest Rosa Parks arrest
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- December 05, 1955
Reporter weeps at "murder of a people" in Hungary
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- November 15, 1956
Hungarians ask reporter: "How do I get out?"
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- November 21, 1956
Hungarians defy Soviet tanks in kidnap protest
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- December 03, 1956
Russian tanks block defiant Hungarian women
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- December 05, 1956
Hungarian proletarians fought the hardest
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- December 10, 1956
Negroes slip by angry mob, enter Little Rock high school whites leave
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- September 23, 1957
Soviets launch Sputnik
Space Race: Sputnik -- By United Press -- October 04, 1957
Ape to ride next Sputnik, dog still alive in Sputnik II
Space Race: Sputnik -- By HENRY SHAPIRO -- November 04, 1957
Profile: Castro won power in two years
Cuban Revolution -- January 02, 1959
China Reds recognized by Britain
United Press -- January 06, 1950
India gains full independence
United Press -- January 26, 1950
Sen. McCarthy's charge denied by State Department
McCarthy Red Hunt -- United Press -- February 10, 1950
FBI names 10 top men on 'most wanted' list
James Lee -- March 14, 1950
North Koreans invade South Korea
Korean War -- By JACK JAMES -- June 25, 1950
North Koreans drive within four miles of Seoul
Top Stories -- By JACK JAMES -- June 27, 1950
American Reds defy new law; declare they won't register
United Press -- September 24, 1950
Seoul liberated by Allied might
Korean War -- September 26, 1950
2 shot in seeming effort to kill Truman
United Press -- November 01, 1950
MacArthur cable to UP's Hugh Baille
Top Stories -- December 01, 1950
Dr. Ralph Bunche gets Peace Prize in Oslo program
United Press -- December 11, 1950
Seoul abandoned to red hordes
United Press -- January 04, 1951
Argentine leader opens 'Games'
David Wilson -- February 25, 1951
Utah allows Nevada honor of ratifying amendment to Constitution
United Press -- February 28, 1951
Paris revels on 2,000th anniversary
International News Service -- July 08, 1951
First dialed long distance call history
United Press -- November 11, 1951
Joe DiMaggio retires as player
United Press International -- December 11, 1951
New ruler weeps at news of king's death
Churchill, King George, Queen Elizabeth II -- February 06, 1952
All the world mourns dead British monarch
Churchill, King George, Queen Elizabeth II -- By the United Press -- February 06, 1952
First landing made at North Pole
United Press -- May 05, 1952
Puerto Rico celebrates new freedom status
International News Service -- July 25, 1952
Jordan's king loses throne, others 'nervous in service'
Phil Newsom -- August 11, 1952
Hydrogen bomb officially joins America's arsenal
United Press -- November 17, 1952
Hank Williams dies on way to show
United Press -- January 01, 1953
Tenley Albright wins women's figure skating
United Press -- February 15, 1953
Lines 2 miles long wait at Stalin bier
Death Of Stalin -- By HENRY SHAPIRO -- March 06, 1953
Profile: Stalin rallied Russians over Nazis
Death Of Stalin -- By United Press -- March 06, 1953
Choice for best film surprises film folk
United Press -- March 20, 1953
Rosenbergs go silently to electric chair
Rosenbergs Executed -- By JACK WOLISTON -- June 20, 1953
Firing stops in Korea, GIs in front line start moving back
Korean War -- By EARNEST HOBERECHT -- July 27, 1953
Bloody coup fells Iran's Mossadegh
United Press -- August 19, 1953
Senator Kennedy marries heiress as police hold back sightseers
September 12, 1953
Man gets divorce decades after desertion
United Press -- January 21, 1954
Fanatics rake House with gunfire
United Press -- March 01, 1954
Giant U.S. airlift aiding French
United Press -- April 21, 1954
Dien Bien Phu overrun by rebels
United Press -- May 07, 1954
Supreme Court strikes down public school segregation
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- May 17, 1954
100 men killed and 125 injured by blast aboard USS Bennington
James Baar -- May 26, 1954
'Under God' added to pledge of allegiance
United Press -- June 14, 1954
Indochina War comes to halt
United Press -- August 11, 1954
Bill signed to outlaw communists
United Press -- August 24, 1954
Hurricane Carol heads toward coast of North Carolina
United Press -- August 30, 1954
Navy accepts first atomic submarine
United Press -- September 30, 1954
Weeping Marilyn gets divorce after telling judge Joe was 'cold,' 'indifferent' to her
Aline Mosby -- October 27, 1954
Woman victim to get Alabama meteorite
United Press -- December 02, 1954
Scientist Jonas Salk develops polio vaccine
Top Stories -- April 20, 1955
Kids are delighted with Disneyland
Aline Mosby -- July 18, 1955
Two white men charged with kidnapping negro
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- August 30, 1955
Murder charge due against two in death of negro boy
September 01, 1955
Dictator Peron resignation negotiated by rebel forces
United Press -- September 19, 1955
Cat, Mouse Hold Oscar Honor Record
By Vernon Scott, United Press -- September 22, 1955
James Dean, bobby sox movie idol, is killed
ALINE MOSBY -- October 01, 1955
Negroes boycott bus line to protest Rosa Parks arrest
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- December 05, 1955
Newly wed Princess Grace, Prince Rainier honeymoon in Iberia
International News Service -- April 20, 1956
Film on "Flying Saucers" claims to be taken from government files
Space Race: Sputnik -- Aline Mosby, United Press Hollywood Writer -- April 26, 1956
Hope dims for 258 fire-trapped Belgian miners
United Press -- August 08, 1956
Don Larsen on perfect game: Dodger batters in ninth looked like Williams
Don Larsen as told to the United Press -- October 09, 1956
Eisenhower wins re-election
United Press -- November 07, 1956
Reporter weeps at "murder of a people" in Hungary
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- November 15, 1956
Hungarians ask reporter: "How do I get out?"
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- November 21, 1956
Tommy Dorsey's death held accident
United Press -- November 27, 1956
Hungarians defy Soviet tanks in kidnap protest
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- December 03, 1956
Russian tanks block defiant Hungarian women
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- December 05, 1956
Hungarian proletarians fought the hardest
Hungarian Revolution -- By RUSSELL JONES -- December 10, 1956
Ghana, first negro native colony, born
United Press -- March 06, 1957
Six European nations sign pooling pacts
Ghana, Treaty Of Rome -- March 26, 1957
Inoculation of 57 million children to start at once
Top Stories -- United Press -- April 13, 1957
Althea Brings Home Prize She Pursued for 15 Years
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- July 08, 1957
President Eisenhower takes recess from test
1952 Election -- July 13, 1957
A-quake cavern taboo 100 years
United Press -- September 20, 1957
Negroes slip by angry mob, enter school; whites leave
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- September 23, 1957
Soviets beat U.S. - first into space
Space Race: Sputnik -- By United Press -- October 04, 1957
Ape to ride next Sputnik, dog still alive in No. 2
Space Race: Sputnik -- By HENRY SHAPIRO -- November 04, 1957
Farmer hints he killed woman; police find 10 skulls
United Press -- November 18, 1957
Elizabeth marries amid Westminster splendor as all England cheers
Robert Musel -- November 20, 1957
Plane crashes with soccer team aboard
United Press -- February 06, 1958
U.S. fighting men sent to Nixon's protection in Venezuela
United Press International -- May 14, 1958
United Press, International News Service in merger
United Press International -- May 24, 1958
U.S. makes ready to launch program for outer space conquest
United Press International -- July 29, 1958
Nautilus completes polar trip
United Press International -- August 08, 1958
Air cadets moving into new academy
United Press International -- August 29, 1958
Full 6,325 mile range completed; test meats Reds
Richard F. Roper -- November 28, 1958
Dislikes walking
United Press International -- November 28, 1958
Castro won power in two years
Top Stories -- January 02, 1959
Russian rocket half way to moon
Space Race: Sputnik -- United Press International -- January 03, 1959
First jet transport spans U.S. in 4 hours
United Press International -- January 25, 1959
Self-Hypnosis Gives Mother Painless Childbirth
Top Stories -- January 31, 1959
Crash kills three rock 'n' roll stars
United Press International International -- February 03, 1959
Castro becomes Cuban premier
Francis L. McCarthy -- February 17, 1959
Petty winner in 500-mile race
United Press International -- February 26, 1959
Tibet's Lama escapes Red pursuers
United Press International -- April 02, 1959
'Volare' wins top record honor at Grammy Awards
United Press International -- May 05, 1959
Ex-U.W. Co-ed Becomes 'The Toast of New York'
Civil Rights: Desegregation -- By Jack Gaver -- May 29, 1959
Instrumental U.S. satellite is in orbit
United Press International -- August 07, 1959
Lloyd Wright museum opens in N.Y. today
United Press International -- October 21, 1959
U.S., Soviet Union sign treaty for peaceful use of Antarctica
December 01, 1959

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