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    Dominion Houses of Parliament hear enthusiastic speech by President Roosevelt. Mary Churchill gives speech in?

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    CANADA: Quebec:


    Big GV pan mass crowds in front of Parliament Buildings on Parliament Hill. Big LTV pan immense mass crowd.

    Ottawa, Canada: GV pan down Parliament building showing mass crowds in foreground. SV Roosevelt and MacKenzie King. GV pan mass crowds. SV, Roosevelt speaks. GV crowds. SV, LV, GV, and SV Roosevelt speaks (Nat.sd.)


    SV.. "During the past few days in Quebec the combined staffs have been sitting around the tables, which is a good custom, talking things over, discussing ways and means in the manner of friends, in the manner of partners, and may I even say in the manner of members of the same family."

    SV... "and we have arrived harmoniously at certain definite conclusions. Of course, I am not at liberty to disclose just what these conclusions are, but in due time we shall communicate the secrete information of the Quebec conference to Germany, Italy and Japan." (Applause.)

    LV... "There is a longing in the air. It is not a longing to go back to what they call the good old days. I have distinct reservations as to how good the good old days were; I would rather believe that we can achieve new and better days."

    GV... "I would rather be a builder than a wrecker hoping always that the structure of life is growing, not dying."

    SV... "but some day with certainty, all of them will remember with the Master. "Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself." (Applause.)

    Quebec, Canada: GTV Winston Churchill riding in car with King driving thru streets and cheering crowds. STV pan Churchill sitting on back of car waving with King. LV Churchill and King driving thru mass crowds. SV Churchill standing up in car waving with hat King behind. GV angle shot people waving from windows. SV Churchill sitting in car showing badly dented hat with King. LTV pan car driving thru streets with Churchill and King. SV pan travel shot crowd cheering. LV towards and pan Churchill in car waving with King. LFV towards Churchill waving from car with King. SBV car driving away past cheering crowd with Churchill and King. LTV mass crowd cheering. CU Churchill standing in car doing "V" sign raises dented hat and waves with King. GV mass cheering crowds surrounding Churchill's car. Churchill raising hat. ORIG. DUPE NEG.
    Background: Dominion Houses of Parliament hear enthusiastic speech by President Roosevelt. Mary Churchill gives speech in English and French, Winston Churchill in white suit riding through streets saluting crowds.

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    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
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    CANADA / POLITICS: US President Roosevelt gives well received speech at the Dominion Houses of Parliament, Winston and Mary Churchill in Quebec.

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