• Short Summary

    U.S. Vice President Lyndon Johnson, on a tour of Asian countries, arrived in the British?

  • Description

    1.
    LS Plane at Hongkong.
    4 ft

    2.
    MLS American Consul and Governor Black (right)
    6 ft

    3.
    MS Photographers
    7 1/2 ft

    4.
    MS Johnson stepping down plane and received by Governor Black
    14 1/2 ft

    5.
    MS Johnson meeting Americans
    21 ft

    6.
    MLS Pressmen
    22 ft

    7.
    MS & CU Johnson speaking (2 shots)
    26 ft

    8.
    MS Photographers
    27 ft

    9.
    MLS Johnson gives book to Black
    31 ft

    10.
    MS Car moves off.
    35 ft



    Initials JRG/S/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: U.S. Vice President Lyndon Johnson, on a tour of Asian countries, arrived in the British Crown Colony of Hongkong after visits to Saigon and Manila May 14.

    He was received at the Airport by the Governor of Hongkong Sir Robert Black. At a brief ceremony, Mr. Johnson spoke on the purpose of his mission...helping Asians preserve their freedom, building economic strength and guarding against communism.

    Mr. Johnson later will visit Bangkok, Delhi and Karachi. At the Airport Mr. Johnson presented Sir Robert with a book by President Kennedy.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAD2JQISO5AYWQTD696UJQ4337M
    Media URN:
    VLVAD2JQISO5AYWQTD696UJQ4337M
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/05/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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