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    Ike Eisenhower visits multiple sights in Scotland and receives several gifts and awards

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Scotland Welcomes Eisenhower

    SCOTLAND: Carrick: Maybole: Culzean Castle:

    MARCHIONESS AND MARQUIS OF AILSA Seen welcoming Eisenhower during his visits to Scotland. Eisenhower has gift of flat in Culzean Castle. Good shots showing views

    CASTLES Shot of Culzean castle

    CASTLES Eisenhower has gift of flat in this castle

    EDINBURGH. Gen. Eisenhower receiving the freedom of Edinburgh in the Usher Hall

    Eisenhower Welcomed by Marquis and Marchioness of Ailsa at Culzean Castle in which he has been made the present of a flat. Seen examining the guns on the battlements designed to repel an invasion by Napoleon. Becomes god-father to Lord and Lady Tedder's infant son, at St. Margaret's Chapel, Edinburgh Castle. Lays wreath on Scottish-America memorial. Planted two oak trees on Lord Rosebery's estate in remembrance of his visit. Finally in the Usher Hall, Edinburgh receives the Freedom of the City and signs his name in the list of Freemen

    FORTH BRIDGE Good long shot of the Forth Bridge

    FREEMEN GEN. Eisenhower receiving the Freedom of Edinburgh in the Usher Hall

    MEMORIALS Gen. Eisenhower lays a wreath on the Scottish-American Memorial in Edinburgh

    TEDDER AIR CHIEF MARSHALL. Lord and Lady Tedder at christening of their son at St. Margaret's Chapel, Edinburgh. Gen. Eisenhower acts as godfather. Group with parents and Mrs Ike.

    Personalities - Armed Forces; Americans

    Swight D. Eisenhower, Dwight David "Ike" Eisenhower, Mamie Geneva Doud Eisenhower,
    Background: Ike Eisenhower visits multiple sights in Scotland and receives several gifts and awards

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    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
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