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    Prime Minister Churchill boards SS Queen Mary en route to United States

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Mr. Churchill Leaves for America

    ENGLAND: Various:

    MRS CHURCHILL. Accompanies Mr Churchill to Waterloo Station when he leaves with Eden for U.S.trip

    CHURCHILL WINSTON (Now PRIME MINISTER) Accompanied by Mrs Churchill and Mr Eden is seen off at Waterloo on U.S.trip.. arrival at Southampton go aboard Queen Mary.. liner is stuck and delayed 24 hrs.. Eden speaks on trip.. Lord Ismay and Sie W.Slim on decks

    EDEN Mr ANTHONY Foreign Secretary. With Mr Churchill goes to Waterloo Station to go on U.S. trip.. seen off by Mrs Churchill.. Arrival at Southampton to go aboard Queen Mary.. Eden speaks.. Queen is truck and delayed.. shots of Lord Ismay and Gen W. Slim on decks

    QUEEN MARY Ship Mr Churchill Mr Eden go aboard S'hampton en route for U.S... Lord Ismay and Sir W. Slim on deck.. shots of the liner.. Eden speaks... Port anchor sticks an tugs try to free..shots of funnels of ship.. free at last hawser cast off, gang-plank taken off, tugs pull liner out..she is seen sailing out to sea,,,Good shots in mist

    SLIM..SIR WILLIAM..FIELD-MARSHAL (CIGS) Seen on deck of Queen Mary with Lord Ismay accompanying Mr Churchill and Mr Eden on U.S. trip

    WATERLOO STATION Mr Churchill and Mr Eden leave for S'hampton en route for U.S... Mrs Churchill accompanies him to train

    Personalities - Politicians; United States of America; Ships and Boats; SS Queen Mary

    Premier, foreign visit, diplomacy, trans-Atlantic travel
    Background: Prime Minister Churchill boards SS Queen Mary en route to United States

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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