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    Suchow, China: GV Suchow High Street. SV Pan Army transport filled with Chinese soldiers past. SV Pan Tank past camera. SCU Chiang Kai Shek's son/being interviewed. CU Kai Shek's son. SV Chinese soldiers along road. GV Soldiers in trenches. Battle going on in background. BV Firing machine gun. CU Ditto. SCU Mortar fires. SV Ditto. SCU Soldier picking up shell. SV Gun fires. BV Ditto. SV Bringing in wounded on stretchers. SCU Putting stretchers cases into plane. Shot inside plane bringing in wounded. SCU Prisoners. SCU Ditto. CU Pan Captured equipment. GV Prisoners and captured equipment lined up.



    U.S.A.: SUCHOW FALLS! Madam Chiang Kai-Shek flies to Washington, appealing for U.S. aid in China's extremity. First pictures from Suchow show city only a few hours before capture by Communists. Washington, D.C., U.S.A. SV Plane "Sacred Cow" arriving at Washington Airport. SV Madam Chiang out of plane and greets Mrs. Marshall and others.



    Leesburg, Virginia, U.S.A.: GV Sec. Marshall's Estate at Leesburg, Virginia. SV Madam Chiang Kai-Shek and Mrs. Marshall walking on lawn. SCU Madam Chiang speaks. (Nat. Sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS: SCU Madam Chiang speaks. "I wish to express my appreciation for the interest and sympathy shown to my country by our American friends."



    U.S.A.: SUCHOW FALLS! Madam Chiang Kai-Shek flies to Washington appealing for U.S. aid in China's extremity. First pictures from Suchow show city only a few hours before capture by Communists. Leesburg, Virginia, U.S.A. GV Sec. Marshall's Estate at Leesburg, Virginia. SV Madam Chiang Kai-Shek and Mrs. Marshall walking on lawn. SCU Madam Chiang speaks. (Nat. Sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS.



    SCU Madam Chiang speaks. "I wish to express my appreciation for the interest and sympathy shown to my country by our American friends."



    Madame Chiang Kai-Shek (Soong Mei-ling 1898-?), Chinese Civil War; Personalities - Relatives; Women; United States of America




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    Film ID:
    VLVA3VS3X5LI9HKSWIFG6029XHXY0
    Media URN:
    VLVA3VS3X5LI9HKSWIFG6029XHXY0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/12/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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