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    American President Richard Nixon visits Paris.

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    Paris, France.

    Various shots at Orly Airport as American President Richard Nixon comes down the steps of his plane to be greeted by French President General Charles de Gaulle. After a brief greeting pan with them as they leave for the airport building. Various shots as President Nixon, accompanied by French Prime Minister Couve de Murville, lays a wreath on the tomb of the Unknown Warrior at the Arc de Triomph. President Nixon is greeted by enthusiastic crowds. MS. & CU. Inside the Elysee Palace as Presidents Nixon and de Gaulle are seated talking. MS. President de Gaulle bids President Nixon farewell on steps of Elysee Palace and he drives off. Various shots as President Nixon is greeted by President de Gaulle at the Grand Trianon Palace where they will have lunch and talks. MS. As President Nixon and party sit down to lunch. GV. Exterior of the Grand Trianon Palace. MS. President de Gaulle bids farewell to President Nixon on steps of palace. GV. Exterior of American Embassy in Paris. MS. President Nixon talking with Marshal Ky. MS. Interior of the American Embassy as Presidents de Gaulle and Nixon welcome guests at a reception given by President Nixon. Various shots at Orly Airport as Presidents Nixon and de Gaulle bid adieu. President Nixon climbs steps to his plane, turns, waves and his wave is returned by President de Gaulle.

    (Dupe. Neg.)

    Date found in the old record - 03/03/1969.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:42:37:00 / 01:48:08:00
    UN 4431 B

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