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    French naval officer Francois Darlan in Algiers with allied commanders. Shots of US General Eisenhower?

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    SV Darlan walks and shakes hands with General Clark and Darlan walk towards French troops lined up. CU Union Jack held by the U.S. soldiers. (Not a very good shot.) LV U.S. soldiers hoisting Stars and Stripes. LV Admiral Cunningham, Darlan and General Clark and other officers saluting. LV Stars and Stripes flying pan to Union Jack. SV French troops marching past camera. SV Clark Cunningham, Military officer and Darlan. CU Darlan. LV post shot Cunningham, Clark, Darlan (IN CIVVIES) and others, with Eisenhower. CU pan Cunningham, Clark, Darlan and Eisenhower. SV Clark, Darlan, Eisenhower and man in civvies. LV Cunningham Clark, Darlan, Eisenhower & two others. CU Darlan and Eisenhower. SV Clark, Darlan and Eisenhower. CU Darlan and Eisenhower. SCU Darlan and Eisenhower. LV British soldiers march past camera. LV American soldiers past camera. SV Eisenhower, Darlan and Clark, they enter building.
    LTV French submarine in port. SV French sub. in port with "15" on conning tower. CU French sailor type. LV pan pose shot - Eisenhower, Clark, Cunningham, Darlan and others. SCU Cunningham. LBV Eisenhower pinning on U.S.D.S.M. to Clark. SCU side view Eisenhower pinning D.S.M. onto Clark, and shaking hands. CU Clark, showing D.S.M. and Eisenhower. CU D.S.M. on Clark's tunic. CU Clark talking. SV pan Col. Hamblen, Col.Holmes, Gen.Clark,Brig.Gen. Lemnitzer and Capt.Wright, U.S.N. CU Clark and Eisenhower talking.


    Semi Side View Eisenhower salting. SCUFV Eisenhower saluting, allied flags behind. SV Giraud talking to Darlan. SV Darlan and Eisenhower. LV Giraud. Long Side View Darlan saluting and U.S.troops lined up behind. SCU Eisenhower and Giraud talking.


    SV crowd shot watching. ORIG.NEG.

    CU side pan shot Darlan. SV Regimental French flag pan to Darlan saluting. LV Giraud watching. ROTA BLUE

    SBV Eisenhower shaking hands with French Naval Commander. ORIG.NEG.

    CUBV Eisenhower shaking hands with Giraud. BLUE

    Semi Side View Eisenhower and another officer shaking hands with French Naval officers. ORIGNEG.

    LT side view Eisenhower and Darlan walk and shake hands with French civilian officials. Semi side view Darlan and Eisenhower shaking hands with officials. CU side view Darlan walks to group with Giraud and others. SCU pan side view Giraud walks, stops and salutes. LV French troops towards headed by band. CU Military band past camera. CU French sailors past camera. ROTA BLUE

    SV and CU French cavalry past camera. NEG.

    LV and CU French soldiers past camera. BLUE

    SV French Souave watching in crowd. SV Stars and Stripes and Allied flags draped together. SCU Darlan and Cunningham. BLUE
    Background: French naval officer Francois Darlan in Algiers with allied commanders. Shots of US General Eisenhower and British admiral Andrew Cunningham.

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    ALGERIA: Francois Darlan, French naval officer meets allied commanders at the Port of Algiers

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