• Short Summary

    French President visits USA and Canada.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA) & Canada.

    GV. West Point cadets lined up for review. SV. French President Vincent Auriol decorating Major General Irving, Commanding Officer of cadets. CU. Decoration round Irving's neck, pan up to face. GV. Top view, cadets marching past President Auriol. Angle shot cadets marching past. LV. Cadets marching past, pan to President Auriol and officers taking the salute. Back view, pan, President Auriol in foreground. Cadets marching past. Close angle shot of cadets marching. SCU. President Auriol and officers.

    Ottawa, Canada.
    Royal Canadian Air Force Guard of Honour outside a building in Ottawa, Canada. SV. French President Vincent Auriol inspecting guard of honour and acknowledging cheers of crowd. SV. Inspecting guard of honour. Crowd cheering from balcony. MV. Auriol laying wreath to war dead memorial.

    GV. Parliament buildings, Ottawa, Canada. MV. French President's car drawing up. SV. People cheering. SV. President Vincent Auriol mounting steps to Parliament building. MV. Interior, members of parliament. MV. & SV. Prime Minister of Canada Louis St. Laurent introducing Auriol to House. SV. Back view, members applauding. MV. Auriol and St. Laurent walk back amid applause.


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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:27:00 / 01:28:58:00

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