Digital Archives | Dec 27, 1953 | 28:43

1953: The year in review

CBC Newsmagazine presents a compendium of headlines from 1953: the end of the Korean War, the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II, the scaling of Mount Everest, the first Stratford Festival and much more.

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