Vincent Massey retires as Canadian Governor General, Major Georges Vanier takes over.
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Vincent Massey retires after 7 and a half years as Canada's Governor General and Major General Georges Phileas Vanier takes over, Ottawa, Canada.
MS Massey shaking hands with dignitaries on train platform. CU Prime Minister John Diefenbaker. CU Massey climbing aboard train. MS Massey waving. LS Mr. and Mrs. Diefenbaker standing on station platform. LS Massey waving as train moves out of station. LS Parliament building. Various shots Massey wearing uniform entering Parliament building. High angle shot of people inside Senate Chamber of Parliament building. MS interior of people seated. CU Diefenbaker seated. Various shots of Massey. CU crowd. LS Vincent Massey coming down steps of building. MS General Vanier and wife seated in open car, he takes a general salute.
Date on dope sheet is September 1959.