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    ROLL #1



    Dean Rusk speech silent - Rusk entering banquet and shaking hands.
    30 ft


    ROLL #2



    audience cutaways shot silent because Rusk wasn't speaking.
    35 ft


    RUSK:



    mr mgrath, intro there are moments when that is specially appreciated (applause).. joke about signs, we have had recount. come i/natives friendly.



    heard about a dozen pickets..



    peace in vietnam in mind i would like to help him mearry that sign.



    carried it over and over again, but for genuine speech not poly speech.
    119


    he remembers warmly (refer johnson) we think of his task as lonely, carrying an awful responsible, but can assure when these important decision made, every one of you sitting in oval room for his who concern, think of your freedom, family and communist, etc.
    158 ft


    joke about press and intro to speech.



    about utterly fundamental things, if they appear simple



    peace the number one problem (not on film).



    had to think about problems (not on film)



    generation gap i want to talk about generation gap; we can forgive them for not being able to remember history which as remote as war of the roses. Another generation becoming callous about great issues of war and peace
    220 ft


    we dare not forget.. (there rest in frail hands)..



    if there are those who think those can peace in the atlantic and aggression in the pacific, we must be committed to both.
    270 ft


    can say very simple tonight is without precedent and intolerable, 300 applause there can be no satisfactory result short of prompt immediate release of that ship officers and crow
    332 ft


    this incident reminds us when great issues are at stake think clear as possible without illusion or false hope. Issue not just sovietna, not just southeast question



    if there are those who be led into miscuculation and misunderstand, the feeling that democracies will not do what prospects elements of confusion,
    390 ft


    we went to that conference in 1962, accepted neutralization of Laos and got no performance whatever, did not oct icc operation and lactias govt. escalation, a word presumed apply of escalation if we invaded crisis.
    444 ft


    the other side as raised a major condition, how stopall bombing, that is there condition. Offered to stop the bombing when it would lead to prompt discussion (san atonic), is it possible not genuine desire for peace. that therefore, if we stop all the bombing, there will be talks
    495 ft


    where when and why, can we stop one half of the war while the those explorations are going on, cannot report, somewhat concerned that vietnam primary purpose in political field and not business. Were exploring that privately, no responding to public statements we know what is happening on the frond, wostmorelan facing tonight full preparations for major offensive.
    547 ft


    RISKS TO NEGOTIATE...ever my man in uniform is precious and we are not going to sacrifice for empty gestures....applause,
    547


    if you want to know purposed that move our foregoing policy look into you own homes....NO CUTAWAYS




    Initials


    Rusk has not spoken by the last deadline for making plane.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA3T7JGE8Q100CFL1STE7VW005
    Media URN:
    VLVA3T7JGE8Q100CFL1STE7VW005
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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