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    Washington D.C., U.S.A.: SCU Capitol dome, super title. Outline map of U.S. with people, super title. SCU Int. President Eisenhower speaks: (Nat. sd.) G Elev V Congress. Pan V Ditto. Elev V City & train. SV people walking in street. Int. V People shopping in market. SCU Woman in kitchen. GV Homes. Elev V Washington. SV People walking along. GV Farm. CU U.N. Charter book. CU Track in Map of world. B Elev V Congress & cameramen in f-g. SCU Ike speaks:-(Nat. sd.) G Elev V Congress. SV Planes in flight. GV Atom bomb explosion. GV Int. Congress. SV Ike speaks:-(Nat. sd.) GV Int. Congress. SV People listening. G Elev V Congress. SV Ike speaks:- (Nat. sd.) SCU Ike speaks:- (Nat. sd.) SV Ike receiving applause.



    SOUND EFFECTS. SCU President Eisenhower speaks:- "The American economy is one of the wonders of the world, it undergoes our near national position for our security, and a standard of living of every citizen. This administration is determined to keep our Commonwealth strong & to keep it growing."



    SCU...."In the unity of the free world lies our best test, to reduce the Communist threat without war. In the task of changing the unity & strengthening its parts and the greatest responsibility falls to those who like ourselves the most freedom & most strength. I shall, therefore, try to advance the excuse of freedom on foreign policies."



    SV...."Our defence, therefore, will be strengthened if under appropriate security safeguards share with our allies the tactical use of our nuclear weapons. I think the congress should provide the necessary authority."



    SV...."I recommend that Congress in the legislature shall provide any citizen of the United States who is convicted in the courts who is hereafter inspiring to advocate the Government by force or violence to be treated as .. by such acts as enforcing his United States citizenship." (applause)



    SCU...."So long as action and aspiration humbly and earnestly seek favour in the sight of the Almighty, there is no end to Americas form of note, there is no obstacle, he will not seek everlasting peace in free and popular world. I thank you."




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    Film ID:
    VLVABV54XH0RF6Q69KP4QYSGE5WJC
    Media URN:
    VLVABV54XH0RF6Q69KP4QYSGE5WJC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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