• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT KENNEDY ATTENDED MASS TODAY (SUNDAY) AT A SMALL RED-BRICK CHAPEL NEAR BRICK GROVE HOUSE, WHERE HE IS STAYING AS GUEST OF BRITAIN'S PRIME MINISTER, MR.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT KENNEDY ATTENDED MASS TODAY (SUNDAY) AT A SMALL RED-BRICK CHAPEL NEAR BRICK GROVE HOUSE, WHERE HE IS STAYING AS GUEST OF BRITAIN'S PRIME MINISTER, MR.MACMILLAN.

    A CROWD OF WELL-WISHERS GAVE HIM A ROUSING WELCOME AS HE ARRIVED BY CAR AT THE CHAPEL OF OUR LADY OF THE FOREST.AMONG THEM WERE BAN-THE BOMB DEMONSTRATORS, SOME OF WHOM HAD STAGED AN ALL-NIGHT VIGIL OUTSIDE THE GATES OF BIRCH GROVE.

    ONLY SEVERAL DOZEN PEOPLE WERE ALLOWED TO ATTEND THE CHURCH SERVICE.THEY WERE ADMITTED BY SPECIAL PASS.THE SIMPLE SERVICE, CONDUCTED BY 78-YEAR-OLD FATHER DOLMAN, LASTED NEARLY AN HOUR.SECURITY GUARDS.LINKED BY FIELD TELEPHONE, KEPT A CLOSE WATCH OUTSIDE.

    (LATER, PRESIDENT KENNEDY AND MR.MACMILLAN RESUMED THEIR WORLD-RANGING TALKS, BEGUN YESTERDAY WHEN PRESIDENT KENNEDY ARRIVED FROM HIS EIRE VISIT.IN A JOINT COMMUNIQUE THEY PLEDGED THEMSELVES TO DO ALL THEY COULD TO BRING ABOUT A NUCLEAR TEST BAN AGREEMENT WITH RUSSIA.

    THE TWO LEADERS ALSO AGREED THAT FURTHER TALKS WITHIN THE NATO ALLIANCE ON THE MULTI-LATERAL SEABORNE NUCLEAR FORCE SHOULD BE HELD BUT WITHOUT PREJUDICE TO THE QUESTION OF BRITISH PARTICIPATION IN SUCH A FORCE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1NXTL6W7CTLRGV3CD33VHOGJ2
    Media URN:
    VLVA1NXTL6W7CTLRGV3CD33VHOGJ2
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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