• Short Summary

    Eisenhower in Key West, Warner receiving French Legion of Honour, Bevan boarding 'Mauretania', King & Queen of Greece.

  • Description

    Key West, Florida, USA.

    MS. Chiefs of Staff seated round table out in the open at Key West, Florida. SCU. Gen. Omar Bradley with Gen. Dwight Eisenhower seen in background. Adm. Denfield on right. MS. All the conferees seated round table The House Appropriation Committee votes a $16 billion defense budget (a peacetime record).

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    Burbank, Cal.

    MS. French Consul, de Manziarly taking French Legion of Honour from aide and preparing to pin it on Warner. SCU. Harry M Warner having medal pinned on and being kissed on both cheeks by de Manziarly. SCU. Capt. Lancelot, naval attache of the French Embassy congratulates Warner.

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    New York, USA

    SCU. Ernest Bevin about to board Mauretania for home after the Atlantic Pact signing. MS. He waves from deck. MS. Mauretania (sp ?) leaving.

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    Makronissos, Greece.

    MS. Crowd of Greek troops holding King Paul on their shoulders at Centre for Re-Educating former Communists. SCU. King Paul on shoulders of troops. SCU. & MS. Queen Frederica smiling on shoulders of troops. 'Sets a new note for royal informality'.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2473.15
    Media URN:
    67365
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:31:37:00 / 01:32:53:00
    Canister:
    UN 2101 F

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