• Short Summary

    The Republic of Ireland celebrates the inauguration of John F. Kennedy.

  • Description

    News of Ireland.

    L/S Crowd of torchbearers gathered at New Ross to celebrate Kennedy's election as President of the U.S.A. M/S Man holding Stars and Stripes. L/S Colonel F. O'Brien military attache to the U.S. Embassy inspecting guard of honour of the F.C.A. M/S Brendan Behan amongst the crowd smoking a cigar. M/S Boys holding torches. M/S Crowd waving and cheering. LV. Torch light procession on the way, pan with banner reading "To John F. Kennedy". C/U Pan, drummer of the New Ross pipe band. L/S Men holding torches lining the street, pan as procession marches towards and past camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1708.10
    Media URN:
    53082
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:40:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:06:00 / 01:35:46:00
    Canister:
    61/9

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