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    Geneva, Switzerland.

    GV. Interior, Big Four Conference in progress in the Palace of Nations. GV. Exterior of the Palace. SV. American President Dwight Eisenhower leaving the Palace with his Secretary of State John Foster Dulles, both looking very happy. Eisenhower has just proposed that America and Russia should exchange blueprints of all military bases and be allowed to take aerial photographs of each other's territory. Russians are thinking about it. CU. Ike and Dulles smiling and waving as they walk to car. GV. French Premiere's residence "Prevorzier". CU. Name on gate. SV. Group on balcony (from left to right): Soviet Minister of Foreign Affairs Vyacheslav Molotov, Marshal Nikolai Bulganin Soviet Prime Minister, French Premiere Edgar Faure, Sir Anthony Eden and Dulles. SCU. Bulganin smiling, French Foreign Minister Antoine Pinay and Edgar Faure, pan over to Molotov and Bulganin. SCU. Faure taps Bulganin on the chest to shake hands with him. Bulganin pauses for a moment and is doubtful whether to or not but he smiles and shakes hands with Faure. SV. Faure shakes hands with British Prime Minister Eden - he also shakes hands with Foster Dulles. GV. Cartier's private house, pan to Lake Geneva. SV. Seated on rear of launch are Mrs Eisenhower and Lady Eden. Madam Faure sits down opposite them. CU. Lady Eden and Mrs Eisenhower waving, pan to Madam Faure waving. CU. Three ladies waving. GV. Cartier's launch leaving for a trip on lake Geneva with other small craft following, & GV. SV. Big four taking their seats in the gardens of the Palace to be photographed. LV. Photographers. SV. Photographers and chine cameramen, pan to four leaders. SV. Bulganin Ike, Faure and Eden, all smiling. CU. Faure and Eden smiling. CU. Press man with long range camera. CU. Bulganin pointing and waving, Ike along side doing the same. LV. Big four seated.

    (Dupe Neg.)

    Note: Alternative spelling: Vyacheslav / Wjatscheslav.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:03:04:00 / 01:04:58:00
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  • Appears in...

    Historical Figures & Celebrities Religion & Politics
    Cold War First Ladies Mamie Eisenhower
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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