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    Palam Air Force Station, India.

    LS. Huge tent which was erected at Palam Air Force Station. Mr. & Mrs. MacMillan accompanied by Mr. Nehru. Shots of Mr. & Mrs. MacMillan saying goodbye to diplomats, Mr MacMillan shakes hands with High Commissioner Ghana. CU. Small boy. British Prime Minister and Lady MacMillan saying goodbye to UK citizens Various shots of general salute. Mr MacMillan inspecting guard of honour formed by the three services of India. Mr. MacMillan talking to Mr. Desai, Minister for Commerce and Industry (tall with Gandhi white cap on right of frame). Various shots of Mr & Mrs MacMillan accompanied by Nehru and his daughter Indira Gandhi arriving towards plane. Mrs MacMillan taking leave of Indira Gandhi Mr. MacMillan saying goodbye to Mr. Nehru. Mr. & Mrs. MacMillan going up steps of plane, waving and entering plane. LS. Engines start and plane takes off. Guard of Honour in f.g. and long row of flags Union Jack & flag of India. Plane in flight.
    Shot of general public, officials and diplomats waving as plane takes off. Nehru and Krishna Menon waving in reply to waving by the MacMillans when they were entering the plane. Shot of decorated arch. Flags of India and UK are on the top. 2 shots of flags which were put up on the route to airport at the time of the departure of the British Prime Minister.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:20:47:00 / 01:24:38:00
    UN 3036 D
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    UN 3036 D
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    Lifestyle & Culture Religion & Politics Trade & Industry War & Revolution
    British in India
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