• Short Summary

    Dwight Eisenhower receives a heroes welcome on his return to his home town in Kansas.

  • Description

    Abilene, Kansas, United States of America.

    GV. Abilene street. SV. People looking in "We Like Ike" window SV. Woman putting on "I Like Ike" hat on boy. SV. Girl with "I Like Ike" pennant. SV. Welcome Home poster. GV. Train approaching Abilene. SV. Mr Dwight D. Eisenhower and Mrs. Mamie Eisenhower in railway carriage. SV. "Welcome to Abilene" poster. GV. Train arrives at Abilene. CU. General and Mrs. Ike alighting from train. SCU. Mrs. Ike leads way up to rostrum. GV. Parade in Abilene street. SV. Ike applauding from rostrum. SV. Ike's Water Hole tableau. SCU. Mr. and Mrs. Ike. GV. Parade. SV. Pan, Ike's teachers. SV. Ike's football team tableau. GV. Eisenhower home. CU. Notice "Eisenhower Home". SV. Ike conferring with Senator Lodge, Governor Duff and Paul Hoffman. CU. Ike.

    (Orig. F.G.) (Orig."F")

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  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    12.24
    Media URN:
    26960
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/06/1952
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:05:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:43:00 / 01:27:48:00
    Canister:
    52/48

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