President Eisenhower is made honorary doctor by Delhi University.
Title reads: "India likes Ike".
Crowds gather to welcome American President Dwight "Ike" Eisenhower. Crowd of Indian girls. L/S of Delhi University. Panning shot of Eisenhower standing in his car waving to the crowds as he arrived at the University. C/U of Indian guards on horseback.
L/S of students crowded in the grounds of the University. C/U of Premier Pandit Nehru, Prime Minister of India. Panning shot of Eisenhower walking through the crowds to platform, he is wearing cap and gown. M/S section of the crowd.
M/S of dais with Eisenhower and other VIPs standing on it. L/S of dais with crowds seated in the foreground. C/U of Indian men in crowd. M/S of Mr. Radhakrishnan, Chancellor and Vice President of India, presenting President Eisenhower with a diploma to confirm him Doctor of Law. Eisenhower takes it, then shakes hands with Radhakrishnan.
Various shots of soldiers holding the crowds back. Various C/Us of Indian children in the crowd. Panning shot of "Ike" standing in his car as it leaves the University. Elevated procession of cars winding its way through the crowds.
Note: alternative spelling of Radharkrishnan.
Note: newspaper article relating to this story on file.