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    Visnews filmed Feb 15 President de Gaulle meeting the people of Foix, on the second day of his tour of South West France.

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    Visnews filmed Feb 15 President de Gaulle meeting the people of Foix, on the second day of his tour of South West France.

    He met most of them in the market place town castle. The General also was given a warm greeting by people of the small towns he drove through on his way to Foix.

    The tour of the South West was the President's first official tour since he took office and was designed to demonstrate the degree of support he enjoyed in the nation. Observers following the General said apart from some abstention by political groups and union branches the tour was a considerable personal triumph.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACTDUZL6A3TCAL14MOD8H4A63U
    Media URN:
    VLVACTDUZL6A3TCAL14MOD8H4A63U
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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