• Short Summary

    US President Eisenhower stays in the office for the second term.

  • Description

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Traditional parade from Capitol to the White House marks President Eisenhower's inauguration for the second term. TV. US President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) standing up in a car waving to the crowd. TV. Vice-President Richard Nixon standing up in another car behind him, waving. TV. Brass band and long line of troops marching up the avenue, & TC. Troops wheel round. SV. Eisenhower and Nixon on the dais watching. TV. Troops marching past the saluting base with Eisenhower and Nixon watching. TV. More troops wheeling round. GV. Troops marching past Eisenhower and Nixon. GV. The "Redstone Missile" being pulled past on a trailer (this is described as the army's newest and largest supersonic weapon). SV. Foreign Officers watching the parade. TV. Large guided missile on a trailer being pulled past (Snark). SV. The Northrop Snark. TV. Long floats with flowers representing various states coming up the avenue. CV. Eisenhower watching. SV. Float from Augusta South with a man playing golf. He doffs his cap and scratches his head as he passes the President. GV. Elephant stands on two legs in front of President. SV. Nixon with his children and Eisenhower with his grandchildren on the dais. CV. Eisenhower with his two grandchildren.

    (F.G.) (Orig.G)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    631.12
    Media URN:
    32521
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:44:00 / 01:11:53:00
    Canister:
    57/9

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