New York City Honours UN Secretary-General Hammarskjöld at Start of 2nd Term
Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjöld (back of car, at right) leaves the United Nations plaza on the way to the luncheon at Waldorf-Astoria Hotel. Seated next to him is Richard C. Patterson, Jr., Commissioner of the Department of Commerce and Public Events, who will preside at the luncheon. The Secretary-General will ride from UN Headquarters to the hotel in a motorcade bearing the flags of the United States, the United Nations, New York State and New York City. The Secretary-General began his second five-year term of office today.