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    LS General View U.N.

    LMS Glenn enters U.N. building. Is swarmed by press men and photogs most of this shot by holding camera over head.....

    GV Reaction people in visitors seats in security Council

    Glenn and others enter

    Slayton and other Astronauts wives.

    MCU Slayton and Grissom

    MCU Mrs Glenn and Son pan to daughter hence to Dr Bunch, Mr Stevenson and Gilrith applauding. Then pans to Mr and Mrs Glenn

    Audience reaction applause.

    MS Glenn introduces other & 6 Astronauts

    CU Glenn camera pans to individual astronauts in this order. SHEPPARD, GRISSOM, SLAYTON, CARPENTER, C/U SLAYTON, SCHIER.

    CU Carpenter with Stevenson applauding in background.

    C/U William NASA Chief.

    Camera pans from Mr and Mrs Glenn to parents on Glenn the latter shakes hands over head.

    UN Emblem in general assembly tilt down to arrival of Glenn

    Glenn poses for photogs.

    CU Glenn as he looks up at emblem

    Party poses for photogs.

    Glenn waves to photogs.

    Glenn departs general assembly

    UN guards hold people back as Glenn leaves.

    Glenn and party leaves and waves

    LS Crowd outside U.N.


    Filming was extremely difficult owing to the crowds one photog was tripped up deliberately by the UN police I had a lens pulled out of my camera even the chief of the UN police had difficulty in getting a door opened to get to the exit as Glenn was leaving.

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