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Drawing from various series and stations, Special of the Week explores a wide range of notable topics with expert speakers in each episode.Special of the Week #2. Dr. John C. Kuhl, director of Community Development Division of the U.S. Mission in Laos. Special of the Week #1. Secretary of Health, Education and Welfare Abraham Ribicoff at his first news conference, Feb. 1961.Special of the Week #4. Centennial of Italy unification: ceremony at Library of Congress.Special of the Week #3. Secretary of Agriculture Orville Freeman and U.S. Chief of Protocol Angier Biddle Duke in separate interviews.Special of the Week #6. Formation of the Peace Corps. Includes excerpts of speeches by Senator John F. Kennedy during 1960 presidential campaign at University of Michigan, and Professor Maurice Albertson, appointed to study the viability of a Peace Corps.Special of the Week #5. Attorney General Robert Kennedy at his first news conference, speaking about organized crime and racketeering. Also: Chancellor of West Germany Konrad Adenauer.