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    Wake Island, Pacific Islands: Air V Wake Island. SV Truman down steps of plane (Independence? greeted by General MacArthur. SV Truman & MacArthur shaking hands. SCU Follow Truman & MacArthur walk towards car - Truman lets MacArthur get in first. GV Shack where meeting took place, between Truman & MacArthur. SV MacArthur walking out of shack. SCU Truman pinning ideal (4th Oak Leaf cluster) on MacArthur. CU Stillmen shooting. CU Medal on MacArthur. Angle V Truman & MacArthur shaking hands.



    Korea, Japan: S Elev V Deck of Missouri. SV Crew raises U.N. flag. SCU Two Officers salutes. SCU U.N. flag, flying. Int. V Control room on Missouri, Officer signals to go ahead. SCU Sailor pressing release CU Guns firing. S Elev V Ditto. CU BV Ditto. GV Smoke on N. Korean shoreline. Angle V Guns firing. S Angle. V Ditto. GV Hit on shore. STV Guns firing. CU BV Ditto. SV Explosion on shore. GV Smoke on shore.



    Hickam Field, Hawaii: GOOD SCENES



    GV Truman's plane 'Independence' taxi-ing on Hickam Field. SV Truman down steps of plane and is greeted by Officers & Governor Stainback. GV Truman & party walking across field. GV Int. Luncheon at Pearl Harbour. SV Ditto. CU Truman speaks:-



    (Nat.sd.)SV Officials applauding.



    SOUND EFFECTS OF GOOD SCENES.



    CU Mr. Truman speaks:-



    "I am just as sure as I stand here that the people behind the Iron Curtain are just as anxious for peace as I am. I am just as sure as I stand here that if the truth could be gotten to these people there would be peace in the world, & we are going to get the truth to those people, & we won't have to use guns, I am sure,"



    Personalities - Armed Forces; Personalities - Politicians; Navy - Active; Douglas MacArthur (1880-1964), Harry S Truman (1884-1972), United States of America; Korean War 1950-1953




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    GOOD SCENES (N.Y.)
    Korea

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1X6LQ2DWSWRIUV6MGOUBSR86M
    Media URN:
    VLVA1X6LQ2DWSWRIUV6MGOUBSR86M
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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