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    Washington, D.C., U.S.A.: GTV Washington, D.C. GTV Pan Int. American Legion Convention. SV President Eisenhower arriving in Legionaire hat. GV Men applaud. Angle V Ike waving & raising hat. GV Convention with Ike at mike. SCU Ike speaks:-(Nat.sd.) SV Legionaires applaud. LV Ike & Legionaire Leader shake hands.



    SOUND EFFECTS. SCU President Eisenhower speaks:- "Now, at long last, we must build such a reserve, & we must maintain it. Wishful thinking & political timidity must no longer bar a programme so absolutely essential to our defence."(applause)



    GOOD SCENE. GV Night shot of Washington with Capitol floodlit.(not taken from this story) (Parade taking place - but this does not show too much.)




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    Film ID:
    VLVA5LP2M63BQWE8XL3U4EA35MH51
    Media URN:
    VLVA5LP2M63BQWE8XL3U4EA35MH51
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/08/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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