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    Visnews filmed Jan 13 the formal meeting in Madrid of Spanish Foreign Minister Fernando Maria Castiella and U.

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    Visnews filmed Jan 13 the formal meeting in Madrid of Spanish Foreign Minister Fernando Maria Castiella and U.S. Ambassador John David Lodge for the signing of a new economic agreement. The agreement is the fifth of its kind, Spain will purchase 415,000 tons of American agricultural products under it.

    Most of the aid - totalling over GBP34M - is in surplus products. Among them will be 100,000 bales of cotton, tobacco, barley and other food grains. The largest item is over GBP18M-worth of edible oils.

    Including the latest agreement, U.S. aid to Spain has amounted to GBP393M, with military aid and base construction.

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    Film ID:
    VLVABPTU7XSQC8VBDMSLD19S46M0
    Media URN:
    VLVABPTU7XSQC8VBDMSLD19S46M0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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