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  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    Foreign Ministers arrive for London Conference.

    MS people waiting on the airfield for the arrival of M. Molotov. CU George Marshall, US Secretary of State, giving interview to BBC reporter. Marshall talks about his trip over to UK, how pleased he is to see old friends from war years and Marshall Recovery Plan. Various shots plane taxiing. More shots Marshall being interviewed (natural sound). C/U the flags of the various nations Marshall has visited painted on the side of plane, including Swastika.

    MS Princess Juliana and Prince Bernhard of Holland getting out of car at airport, they are returning home after wedding, they shake hands with officials. CU Bernhard chatting to someone off screen. MS Juliana and Bernhard walking across airfield and shaking hands with personalties. Bernhard boards plane.

    Elevated shots of Vyacheslav Molotov, Soviet Foreign Minister entering car. MS Molotov being greeted by Air Marshal Sir Byron Baker. MS Marshall stepping off plane. CU Bedell-Smith, US Ambassador in Moscow with French Ambassador in Moscow (General Catroux) arriving at airfield. CU nose of Bedell Smith's plane "Victory Wagon III". CU Marshall getting in car and driving off. CU seal of US President on door of plane. Various shots mechanics working on plane. Brief shot Marshall shaking hands with RAF officer.

    Sound ends at 01:13:19. Item is cuts from Gazette issue 47/

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  • Data

    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    Media URN:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:35:00 / 01:16:57:00
    UN 1860 A
    Sort Number:
    UN 1860 A
  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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