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    Paris, France

    LS. Interior - photographters taking pictures CU. Eisenhower straightening out papers. CU. Eisenhower signing. CU. Eisenhower's signature of the first order. SCU. Eisenhower seated says: & CU. LS. Eisenhower standing before model flags of all N.A.T.O. Nations. EISENHOWER'S SPEECH. (Nat. Snd.) 'For many months, the Nations of N.A.T.O. have been engaged in erecting themselves a long security against any possible aggression. They have no aggresive intent or purpose of their own. They intend only to see to it that they may live peacabley and secure behind the arrangements they collectively have made. Today there was another step taken in this long process. Officials and formally. the S.H.A.P.E. headquarters was established. as encharged by those forces allocated to us by the N.A.T.O. nations for the defence of Western Europe 'Today another significant steps was taken in this process of ensuring our collective security. This Headquarters formally and officialls assumes operational control and command of all forces allocated by our several countries to the defence of Europe.'. (Comb. Dupe Neg.)

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:43:00 / 01:26:31:00
    UN 2354 H
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    UN 2354 H
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    War & Revolution Religion & Politics
    Eisenhower speech Dwight D. Eisenhower Retro Campaigns Dwight Eisenhower
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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