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    Trafalgar Sq., London, England: GTV Trafalgar Square, raining. LV Mr. Eden unfurling U.N.O. flag. SV Pan Eden past camera with Mayor Sciver of Westminster. TV Trafalgar Square showing fountains, during rain.



    U.S.A.: RAIN AND SUN GREET UNITED NATIONS WEEK. London:- Mr. Eden unfurls flag to inaugurate United Nations Week. New York:- Newly completed building stages U.N.O. General Assembly, at which Canadian Foreign Minister, Lester Pearson, is elected President. U.N.O. Building, New York City, U.S.A. GV Pan Skyscrapers of New York. GTV U.N. Auditorium building pan to fountain in front of offices. Angle V Pan up -glass fronted office building. LV U.N. Delegates arriving. CU Sir Gladwyn & Lady Jebb arrive. SCU Thailand delegation arriving. CU Madam Pandit arrives. GTV Escalator in the new building. Side V Vyshinsky & Russians on escalator. GV Bar in the new building. SV Ditto. SV Warren Austin, Senator Willey & Rt. Hon. Selwyn Lloyd. SV Mrs. Roosevelt shaking hands with Andrei Gromyko. SV Chinese delegation seated. SV Vyshinsky & Gromyko seated, lights go down. GTV U.N. Assembly. SCU Dr. Luis Padilla Nervo declaring open the Assembly in Spanish. STV Pan Delegates. STV Delegates balloting. CU Lester Pearson listening. STV Vyshinsky balloting. SV Dr. Nervo giving the result of ballot, Pearson first, Mrs. Pandit second. GTV Pan Assembly. CU Gromyko pan to Vyshinsky. SV Lester Pearson speaks:- (Nat. sd.) CU Acheson applauding. SV Pearson sits mid applause.



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    SV Lester Pearson speaks:- "I shall do my best to justify your confidence and to discharge to your satisfaction the responsibilities of the Presidency."



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    Angle V Pan down Glass-fronted U.N. office building. pan over to another section. GV U.N. building & flags., partly obscured by fountains in f-g. Pan down glass-fronted building to fountain & over to auditorium, line of flags, roadside & traffic. Angle V Pan up glass fronted building. LV Street flanked by line of U.N. flags pan to cars with arriving delegates. Angle V Glass-fronted building pan over to delegates arriving. Pan Balcony section U.N. building to glass fronted building. GV Pan Ditto. FCU Flags - stars & stripes, Union Jack & pan along line. TV Pan Fountains to glass-fronted building. SV Section of building fronted by crane & excavations. Elev V Section of skyscrapers pan to auditorium & E. River. Elev V Skyscrapers pan to auditorium building. SV U.N. Building pan along kind of corridor to glass fronted building. Elev V Pan Skyscrapers. Elev V Auditorium building. GV U.N. flags & crowd on crowd on sideway pan to delegates arriving. SCU Limousine at entrance. SV Int. Delegates with ear phones, Acheson, Warren Austin in picture. SCU Acheson, Austin listening. SV Delegates listening. CU 2 delegates listening - Pearson & another. CU Turbaned listeners. LV Delegates listening. Another V Ditto Pan. Elev BV Showing Delegates' illuminated desks. & illuminated U.N.O. Crestin b-g. CU Trygve Lie, Pearson & another, Pearson speaks. SCU Ditto. CU Gladwym Jebb & Selwyn Lloyd. GTV Assembly pan to platform. SV Assembly. CU Gromyko. Elev BV Assembly & illuminated desks. Elev GV Ditto. SCU Gromyko & Vishinsky. SV Pan Assembly listening. Closer V Delegates showing Austin & Mrs. Roosevelt. SBV Vyshinsky & Andrei Gromyko. SV Delegates listening - showing Acheson, Austin & Mrs. Roosevelt. SBV Delegates, showing Vyshinsky & Gromyko.




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    Film ID:
    VLVABA3VCBSGN6L8R42ZK6QVS5CCB
    Media URN:
    VLVABA3VCBSGN6L8R42ZK6QVS5CCB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/10/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:48:00
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    N/A

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