• Short Summary

    At Uplands Airport in Ottawa the British Prime Minister, Mr Macmillan, is welcomed to Canada by Prime Minister Diefenbaker, as he arrives for two days of talks with Canadian leaders.

  • Description


    LS Mac descending from plane meets Dief
    3 1/2 ft


    CU Mac
    5 ft


    LS Crowd at airport
    6 ft


    Seq Mac inspecting guard of honour
    14 ft


    CU Mcuntie
    14 1/2 ft


    LS SOF - Mac ends speech with..."It is if I may say so, like coming home."
    41 ft


    CU Small type watching from shoulders of parents
    42 ft


    SCU Mac accompanied by Dief makes way toward car
    50 ft


    MS Car drives off
    52 1/2 ft


    MCU Mac talking to people lined up in sidewalks
    55 1/2 ft



    Initials FHH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: At Uplands Airport in Ottawa the British Prime Minister, Mr Macmillan, is welcomed to Canada by Prime Minister Diefenbaker, as he arrives for two days of talks with Canadian leaders. After inspecting an R.C.A.F. guard of honour; a few words of greeting. The Prime Minister said it was in Ottawa, as an aide at Government House that he met his wife, daughter of the then governor general. The British Prime Minister and his wife will be the guests of the governor-general, Mr Massey, at Government House during their stay in the capital. Mr Macmillan is expected to discuss trade, defence, and international problems with Canadian officials. But before he leaves the airport he stops to acknowledge the greeting of people who had come to see him arrive.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8SY1V0WCWBGVM2S5PT6UBXOWG
    Media URN:
    VLVA8SY1V0WCWBGVM2S5PT6UBXOWG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/06/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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