What was going on in the world in 1959? See how history played out on movie screens across America with this collection of Universal-International newsreels narrated by Ed Herlihy. This program features accounts of Fidel Castro's rising power in Cuba; the first West Coast World Series; Hawaii's designation as the 50th U.S. state; Vice President Nixon visiting the Soviet Union; Earth's first live space travelers; and more. 68 min. Standard; Soundtrack: English. Plays All Regions.