Today's headlines: Queen Julianna gives land to Indonesia, actress Rita Hayworth gives birth to baby girl, Clark Gable arrives in Hawaii with new wife, King Farouk of Egypt will marry a sixteen-year-old girl Narriman Sadek, Olivia de Havilland wins critics award for the film "The Heiress," search for 1949 "Man of The Year," Andrei Vishinsky at UN calls John Foster Dulles a "warmonger," Senator Herbert Lehman on Socialist threat in US,
Attorney General McGrath on Republicans, Perle Mesta on her appointment as minister to Dutchess of Luxembourg, New York City Mayor O'Dwyer comments on the press, calling The New York Post "a rag." Finds fault with all New York City papers.
Guest: Jane Pickens.
HY GARDNER - Mon-Fri, weekdays, WRCA CH. 4 New York City 11:15-11:25pm, 11:20-11:30pm, 11:15-11:30pm September 10, 1956-January 25, 1957
Preceding TONITE! Hy Gardner had a ten minute news/gossip series on WNBC TV. On this broadcast the news of the day included:
-Los Angeles police are expected to announce a solution to the Marie McDonald "who done it" case. Hy feels that the actress was kidnapped and that the incident was not a hoax.
-The board of directors for Lowe's Inc. include the former secretary of defense Louis Johnson, former secretary of the army Frank Pace, and former secretary of the navy, John Sullivan. Hy thinks that MGM must be getting ready to launch a new cycle of war movies.
-King Farouk is suing Elsa Maxwell for material she wrote about the former King of Egypt in her new book.
-Ironically, Ed Sullivan, publicity man, is promoting for Steve Allen Ingrid Bergman's next Sunday's appearance on The Steve Allen Show.
Voices in The Headlines was an American news program broadcast on ABC radio featuring the top news stories of the day. It was hosted by long-time radio and television announcer Fred Foy.
A review of the week's top news stories: Negroes march on Selina in voter registration drive protest, US bombs North Vietnam, comment by President Johnson, King Farouk, Journalist Quentin Reynolds, and author George Hicks have all died, Hubert Humphrey speaks about the duties of the vice-presidency.
Narrator: Fred Foy.
NOTE: Fred Foy, best known for his voicing the opening of THE LONE RANGER on radio joined the ABC TV announcing staff in New York in 1961. For ABC RADIO he narrated the award-winning news documentary, VOICES IN THE HEADLINES a 25-minute weekly wrap up of salient news events of the week with sound bites representing the news as it was recorded.