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    Material related to newsreel story "United Nations' Biggest Test" - 56/94.

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    Selected originals (offctus, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "United Nations' Biggest Test" - 56/94.

    GV. Interior, Israeli Commander-in-Chief General Moshe Dayan arrives for press conference somewhere in Israel. SV. Audience. SV. & CU. Dayan pointing to map on the wall. SCU. Audience (3 shots). SV. Plaque on wall. GV. Minesweeper proceeding up the Suez Canal. GV. Suez Canal. GV. Pan, showing sunken (scuttled) ship. GV. & SV. Plane arriving at Naples. SV. Dag Hammerskjold UN Secretary General alights from plane and is greeted at the foot of the steps. SV. UN Secretary General surrounded by reporters. SV. The UN Secretary General coming out of airport building in Naples. SV. From the air, town of Port Said (several shots). AS. Ships at Port Said (4 shots). AS. Beach and front of town. AS. Town. AS. Quayside (2 shots). AS. Canal (2 shots). AS. Port Said (2 shots). AS. Ships in the Canal. AS. Sunken ship. AS. Port Said (2 shots). AS. Ships including Red Cross. AS. Ships. LV. Ships in the Canal. LV. Minesweeper at work. GV. Tanker that has been taken out of mothballs being prepared for sea. At San Francisco, preparing to refuel the fleet at sea in connection with the Suez crisis and to ferry oil to Europe. LV. & SV. Man cleaning off propellors of tanker. SV. Man welding at side of tanker. AS. Pan down of tanker being prepared. CU. Man spraying base of hole. GV. Tanker in dry dock. SV. Pressman at Eisenhower's conference. SV. Eisenhower listening to question being asked. Eisenhower answering question (natural sound). Ike is asked what he thinks about possibility for Russian or Chinese to help Egypt. He states that USA is not deciding unilaterally but through the UN but they would have to oppose this.

    (Nat. Sound.) (Lav.)

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:21:00 / 01:33:51:00
    56/94 F (Selected Originals)

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