• Short Summary

    DR. KONRAD ADENAUER, THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, VISITED THE WHITE HOUSE, WASHINGTON, NOV 20. FOR?

  • Description

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    ADENAUER OUT OF CAR
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    2.
    CU OF ADENAUER AS HE WALKS TOWARDS WHITE HOUSE
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    3.
    SEMI BACK SHOT ADENAUER HEADS TOWARDS DOOR, SURROUNDED BY REPORTERS.
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    4.
    MED. SHOT KENNEDY AND ADENAUER IN KENNEDY'S OFFICE, POSING FOR PHOTOGRAPHERS.
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    5.
    CU KENNEDY
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    6.
    CU ADENAUER.
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    7.
    MED SHOT KENNEDY AND ADENAUER SEATED.
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    8.
    BOTH STAND AND SHAKE HANDS FOR CAMERAS.
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    9.
    LS OF WHITE HOUSE, SIDE ENTRANCE.
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    Initials TDH/V/MGT/ES TDH/V/MGT/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: DR. KONRAD ADENAUER, THE WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR, VISITED THE WHITE HOUSE, WASHINGTON, NOV 20. FOR TALKS WITH PRESIDENT KENNEDY. THEY TALKED ALONE WITH THEIR INTERPRETERS FOR AN HOUR AND 45 MINUTES IN THE PRESIDENT'S STUDY, BEFORE BEING JOINED BY TOP-RANKING AIDES WHO HAD BEEN CONVERSING IN THE NEARBY CABINET ROOM.

    FOR A FURTHER FIFTEEN MINUTES THE TWO LEADERS TALKED WITH US SECRETARY OF STATE DEAN RUSK, GENERAL LUCIUS CLAY, US SECRETARY OF DEFENCE ROBERT MCNAMARA, WEST GERMAN FOREIGN MINISTER GERHARD SCHROEDER AND DEFENCE MINISTER FRANZ STRAUSS.

    A PRESS STATEMENT ISSUED THAT EVENING BY PIERRE SALINGER, THE WHITE HOUSE PRESS SECRETARY, AND FELIX VON ECKHARDT, PRESS CHIEF OF THE WEST GERMAN GOVERNMENT, SAID THAT THE TWO LEADERS HAD REVIEWED "THE CURRENT SITUATION IN BERLIN AND GERMANY AND THE CURRENT SITUATION BETWEEN THEIR TWO COUNTRIES."
    TWO AND POSSIBLY THREE MORE CONFERENCES BETWEEN THE PRESIDENT AND THE CHANCELLOR WILL TAKE PLACE BEFORE DR. ADENAUER LEAVES FOR HOME NOV 22.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACDSAUHR8FH1T5165E9W5OQPF5
    Media URN:
    VLVACDSAUHR8FH1T5165E9W5OQPF5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/11/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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