• Short Summary

    Sir Anthony Eden sails from Southampton for his vital talks with US President Eisenhower.

  • Description

    Southampton, Hampshire.

    GV. Ship at night (title super over). GV. Britain's Prime Minister Anthony Eden arriving at Southampton after drive from London prior to leaving on the Q. E. II in a visit to United States of America. SV. Line of news cameramen. MS. Eden speaking (natural sound): "The Foreign Secretary and I are just setting out on our journey on voyage in this fine ship, for the United States, to meet and talk once again with our American friends." CU Eden continuing: "I look to these conversations, so does the Foreign Secretary, with opportunity for serious constructive work between our two countries." CU. Pathe News cameraman, while Eden continues: "in that spirit we shall do it, rather than searching for headlines to provide some of you gentlemen with. And I hope that the outcome in serious results will be one one that will contribute not only to the happiness and welfare of both our countries, but also to the peace of the world." Eden introduces Selwyn Lloyd the Foreign Secretary.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:58:00 / 01:37:40:00

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