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Formosa, China: GV U.S. 7th Fleet on patrol. Closer V Destroyers. Side V Aircraft Carrier in rough seas. Air V 4 Planes in formation. G Air V Planes patrolling Fleet. GV Troops changing over ground. LV Soldiers falling on stomachs. CU Instructors with soldiers. GV Tanks firing. CU Shell burst. SV Tank firing machine gun. GV Battle area with smoke. SV Soldiers running towards after manoeuvres.
U.S.A.: IKE WANTS UNO ON FORMOSA QUESTION. Washington:-President gives warning to Red China in Press Conference. (FILMED FOR FIRST TIME) Off Formosa:-U.S. 7th Fleet keeps vigilant patrol while Nationalist troops continue training. Washington, D.C., U.S.A. Pan V President Eisenhower enters Press Conference room, people stand. SCU Ike. CU Reporter with writing pad. GV Reporters & Newsreel cameramen. SV Reporter asking question, pan to Ike answering.(Nat.sd.)
SOUND EFFECTS. SV President Eisenhower speaks: "I should like to see a U.N. attempt to exercise their good offices I believe because wherever there is any kind of fighting & open violence in the world there is always - it is always a kind of powder keg."
Personalities - Politicians; China; Cold War; Navy - Active; Military - Active; Taiwan; Dwight D 'Ike' Eisenhower (1890-1969), United States of America
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