US Ambassador Joseph Kennedy receives freedom of Edinburgh.
SLATE INFORMATION: 'Count your Blessings' Says U.S. Ambassador
SCOTLAND: Edinburgh: Usher Hall:
General view of crowd inside Usher Hall.
Lord Provost presenting casket to Joseph Kennedy (US Ambassador to Britain) / Kennedy with casket / Kennedy speaking / crowd applauding Kennedy / Kennedy speaking / General view Kennedy sits down and loud applause.
Kennedy making speech. - On avoiding war / Accepting Freedom of the City / Jokes about not having any free weekends
General view of St. Giles Cathedral
Kennedy out of Usher Hall wearing robes / General view of Edinburgh University.
Personalities - Politicians; Scotland; Joseph Patrick Kennedy (1888-1969), Americans; Ceremonies - Local Government; Great Britain
Background: US Ambassador Joseph Kennedy receives freedom of Edinburgh.