As it Happened- 1951- 52

The next in the series called As it Happened. Way back in the late 1970s the program As it Happens decided to do a retrospective on the world year by year. Today it's 1951 and 1952.

In 1951 Communist troops crashed through Allied defence lines and captured the South Korean capitol. Harry Truman gave General Douglas McArthur the axe, and Canadians laid out a royal red carpet for the enchanting Princess Elizabeth. As It Happened 1951. It is presented by Alan Maitland.