• Short Summary

    USA: Anti-war pickets outside White House. Roosevelt addresses meeting. Roosevelt declares unlimited emergency.
    Charles Lindbergh /?

  • Description

    USA: Washington D.C., The White House

    EXT
    GV White house, pickets picketing. CU banner "Keep the light of peace burning." SV Picket with flag, pickets with banners following. CU banner "No Convoys." SV Picket picketing against pickets. SV banner "Americans are against subversive organizations,"picketing White House, more banners behind. SV banner "We Americans protest Communists picketing the White House," more banners behind.

    INT
    SV President F.D. Roosevelt writing in note book. SBV Roosevelt writing in note book.
    GV Charles Lindbergh on platform mass of crowd around. SV Ann Lindbergh. LV Lindbergh speaks. GV pan crowd applauding

    INT. SV man emptying letters from mail bags. CU sorting letters. CU letter addressed to President Roosevelt. INT. SV Roosevelt speaks.

    TRANSCRIPTION - Lindbergh;
    LV Charles Lindbergh speaks: - "We believe that the security of our country lies in the strength and character of our people and not in fighting foreign wars."

    INT.SV President Roosevelt speaks:- "Our freedom has shown its ability to survive war, but our freedom would never survive surrender. The only thing we have to fear is fear itself."
    Background: USA: Anti-war pickets outside White House. Roosevelt addresses meeting. Roosevelt declares unlimited emergency.
    Charles Lindbergh / nonintervention.
    United States of America; Personalities - Politicians; Demonstrators; Buildings, Landmarks and Monuments; Franklin Delano Roosevelt (1882-1945)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE47WH65ZNSI5H20W1IZK6GSVS
    Media URN:
    VLVAE47WH65ZNSI5H20W1IZK6GSVS
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/06/1941
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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