April 1961
New Yorker;4/29/1961, Vol. 37 Issue 11, p132
The article offers news briefs on issues related to Paris, France. It says that a political identity was given by "Humanité" to cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin regarding his space flight. A crowded press conference was prepared by French President Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle at the Salle des Fêtes of the Palais de l'Elysée. Strike for better pay was staged by a hundred thousand civil servants in the city.


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