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    Moscow, Russia: GTV Moscow. MOSCOW
    Superimposed. Still Shot of Stalin and big three with word SECRET Superimposed.
    SCU Newspaper headlined "THREE ENVOYS AGAIN SEE STALIN IN LONGEST MOSCOW
    PARLEY." (In the still shot, Stalin is the only one who can be seen.)



    Rhine, Germany: Four-Power negotiations in New York fix terms
    for raising Berlin Blockade.



    GV Sailing down Rhine.
    SCU Montgomery and Koenig on Rhine. GV Sailing past fortifications. GV Water. BV
    Sailing down Rhine, Montgomery and Koenig on boat.



    Helmstedt, Germany: GV Train at Helmstedt station. CU Writing in German on side
    of train. "ROAD OPEN TO BERLIN". Angle Shot drivers and firemen waving. CU Man
    pulling big lever. CU Wheels moving. LV Pan to BV of train on way.



    FRANKFURT, GERMANY: GV Building in Frankfurt where conference
    about Basic Law is being held. FRANKFURT Superimposed. SV General Koenig
    arriving in car, enters building. SV General Robertson arriving. Int. V. General
    Clay shaking hands with members of Conference. GV Allied group seated at table.
    SV Representatives of Western German Government seated at table. CU Map showing
    three zones in Germany. GV General Clay's headquarters. CU Pose General Clay.
    GENERAL LUCIUS D. CLAY. Superimposed. SV General Clay puts on glasses. CU
    Generally speaks. (Nat.Sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS. CU General
    Clay speaks. "The West German Government can develop int eh democratic tradition
    only as it is given the right to associate with nations which have long
    traditions of democratic government, and it can form such association more
    readily under the guiding hands of a civilian high commission. If lasting peace
    and understanding are desired, there is no reason why the Federal Republic of
    Germany being formed by the states of West Germany should be an obstacle; rather
    it might well be the base of which understanding could be found."



    BERLIN, GERMANY: GOOD SCENES.



    GV
    Germans in street. "IN BERLIN TODAY" Superimposed. SV People in street. STV
    Same. SV German police stopping truck. BV Police looking in truck. BV Policeman
    riding away on truck. CU 4-zone map of Berlin. GV Rubble piled up in street,
    woman towards camera. SV Rubble piled up. GV Rubble. GV Canal. SV Idle barges in
    canal. GV U.S. Check Point on road. CU Sign "U.S. MILITARY POLICE CHECKPOINT"
    etc. SV U.S. Soldier on guard at barrier. GV Grass growing on roadway. Angle
    View Same. GV Flowers growing alongside tracks. Pan from one end of track to
    other. SV Workmen oiling points on track. Air View Flying over ruins of Berlin.
    GV Plane flying over buildings in Berlin.



    Bavaria,
    Germany: GV U.S. Coloured troops parading in Bavaria. SV Ditto. Angle View
    Ditto. Air View U.S. flag flying over field in camp. SV Plane taxiing past
    camera. SCU Ditto. Int. V. Pilots at controls. CU British plane in flight on
    airlift. GV Plane coming in for a landing. Air View Flying over airfield. Elev.
    View Plane unloading on field. SV Unloading bundles from plane. SCU Unloading
    box from plane. Angle View unloading box. GV Planes lined up on field. SCU Pilot
    looking out of window. SV Plane taking-off. Angle View Plane flying overhead. CU
    Two men looking up. SV Three British planes in flight. CU Pilot. CU Pilot with
    oxygen mask on.



    Paris, France: GOOD SCENES.



    CU "The Berlin Crisis" book opening - dissolves to G. Elev.
    View of Paris. Angle View Eiffel Tower and U.N. Flag. G. Int. V. Security
    Council in session. SV Crowd. GV Security Council taking vote on Berlin
    Question.



    Fontainebleu, France: GOOD SCENES.



    GV Fontainebleu. FONTAINEBLEU Superimposed. SCU Montgomery
    walking past troops. Int. View Allied High Command meeting.



    France: GOOD SCENES. Elev. View Communists crowds milling around in
    France. SV Ditto. SCU Crowd giving Communist salute. CU Ditto.



    U.S.A.: BERLIN BLOCKADE ENDS. Four-Power negotiations in New York fix
    terms for raising Berlin Blockade. Washington, D.C., U.S.A. GOOD SCENE. Air
    View Washington, showing Capitol, plane flying over. WASHINGTON, D.C.
    Superimposed.



    U.S.A.: BERLIN BLOCKADE ENDS.
    Four-Power negotiations in New York fix terms for raising Berlin Blockade.
    Washington, D.C., U.S.A. GOOD SCENES.



    SCU Newspaper
    headlined "THREE ENVOYS AGAIN SEE STALIN IN LONGEST MOSCOW PARLEY." Scene wipes
    to GV State Department, Washington. Air View Washington, showing Capitol, plane
    flying over WASHINGTON, D.C. Superimposed. SCU Bevin signing. SCU Acheson
    signing.



    U.S.A.: BERLIN BLOCKADE ENDS. Four-Power
    negotiations in New York fix terms for raising Berlin Blockade. New York,
    U.S.A. GV Crowd outside No. 2 Park Avenue. CU Sign 'Conference in Session'. GV
    Int. of Four-Power Conference. CU Pan L to R. Sir Alexander Cadogan (Britain),
    Jacob Malik (Russia), Dr. Philip C. Jessup (America) and Jean Chauvel (France).
    GV Group at table.



    GOOD SCENES. LV L to R. Sir
    Alexander Cadogan, Jacob Malik, Dr. Philip Jessup and Jean Chauvel, Malik and
    Chauvel shake hands. CU Cadogan Pan to Malik Pan to Jessup Pan back to Malik
    back to Jessup and Chauvel. SV Group. SCU Cadogan and Malik Pan to Jessup Pan to
    Chauvel. LV Group surrounded by pressmen. SCU Cadogan and Malik Pan to Jessup.
    SV Group rise from table and prepare to leave. SV Malik leaving room. SV Malik
    talking to pressgirl and then gets into car. GV Crowd outside building in Park
    Avenue where Big Four meeting is being held. NEW YORK CITY superimposed. SV
    Photographers. CU Porter McKeever of U.S. Delegation speaks. PORTER MCKEEVER
    superimposed. (Nat.Sd.)



    SOUND EFFECTS. CU Porter
    McKeever speaks. "The representatives of the four powers have reached agreement
    on all the main questions of principle. There are certain details which are
    still being discussed, but it can be said specifically that agreement has been
    reached that all of the restrictions imposed on Germany, which have been the
    subject of the conversations, will be mutually lifted, After an interval, a
    meeting of the Council of Foreign Ministers will be held. The Council, who have
    considered questions relating to Germany, and the problems arising out of the
    situation in Berlin including the question of currency in Berlin. The four
    representatives are hopeful that the remaining matters of detail can be adjusted
    in a very short period of time."




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    For story and rest of Good Scenes, see under
    "POLITICAL - BERLIN QUESTIONS."

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVADQMDT0M5A9L2K3ETBDN7UTY2E
    Media URN:
    VLVADQMDT0M5A9L2K3ETBDN7UTY2E
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1949
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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