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    Polio vaccine. Scenes in the laboratory with scientist Dr. Salk with children being vaccinated ?

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    F.A.D.E.
    (FILE)

    SV Pose of Franklin D. Roosevelt. Closer V Ditto. SCU Roosevelt speaking (natural sound) - "On behalf of the National foundation for Infantile paralysis I wish to express heartfelt thanks to all of you who have contributed your dimes & your dollars to further the fight against a cruel disease, a disease which strikes primarily against little children."

    Ext. V of the Warm Springs Foundation which Roosevelt started in 1927.
    Pan Over from Polio patients to Roosevelt in touring car. Reverse Angle CU Roosevelt. GV Cripples children. Closer V Ditto.
    CU Smiling little girl victim.
    CU Another little girl. Int. V tilt down balloons being released onto crowd in ballroom. Shot thru archway of balloons.
    Elev V Crowd at ball.
    Background: Polio vaccine. Scenes in the laboratory with scientist Dr. Salk with children being vaccinated with file of disabled U.S President F.D.Roosevelt and polio victims in wheelchairs .

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    Film ID:
    VLVA27ZTAG7JNCAYP4XTX05N6EXDK
    Media URN:
    VLVA27ZTAG7JNCAYP4XTX05N6EXDK
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/04/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A
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