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    General Douglas MacArthur gives dismissal speech in U.S. Congress, drives through streets of New York?

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    SLATE INFORMATION: MacArthur's Great Farewell Speech

    USA: Various:

    CONGRESS IN U.S. Good shots outside Houses of Congress... Senators and the Congressmen in session ries as McArthur enters, Gods shots in session.. sit again and Gen MacArthur speech.. "Old Soldiers Never Die"

    AMERICAN CONGRESSMEN & SENATORS Both Houses of Congress in sitting..Good shots before Gen McArthur enters to make speech

    McARTHUR GENERAL DOUGLAS Both Houses of Congress rise as he enters to make address on his dismissal. "Old Soldiers Never Die".

    McARTHUR GENERAL DOUGLAS Welcomed through streets of New York..Paper and Ticker Tape showered down..Drive in car..Wife and son in car following..follinf behind marching men..Waves etc etc

    NEW YORK. Gen McArthur thro' New York streets..in car following marching men..the wife and son in another car..Ticker Tape and masses of paper showered onto cars.. Cheering.. Jubilant crowds..Waves etc

    PAPER Masses of paper and ticker tape showered down from the skyscrapers in New York ion welcome to Gen McArthur...Unable to see up..Streets becoming clogged.

    WASHINGTON. Good Shots House of Congress..Both Houses in session Good McArthur enters for address on Dismissal.. "Old Soldiers Never Die".

    United States of America; Personalities - Armed Forces; Americans

    speeches, New York City, American, generals, retiring
    Background: General Douglas MacArthur gives dismissal speech in U.S. Congress, drives through streets of New York with wife and son to cheering crowds

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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