Adenauer meets General Norstad at Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe.
Unissued / Unused material -
SHAPE Headquarters, Paris, France.
MS Flags flying. VS Guard of Honour of NATO Forces. LS German Chancellor Dr Konrad Adenauer standing with General Norstad after alighting from car. CU Gen. Norstad with other chiefs of staff. LS Gen. Norstad presents top ranking European commanders to Adenauer.
Ext: SHAPE HQ. LS VIPs milling around SHAPE Head Quarters. MS Dr Adenauer and Gen Norstad walk forward to inspect guard of honour. MS Guard of Honour of NATO forces. LS Norstad on dais speaking - Adenauer on his right. MS Adenauer on dais speaking - Norstad on his left. MS French military band. LS Adenauer and Norstad on dais - Norstad saluting. CU NATO flag flying. LS as Adenauer and Norstad leave SHAPE HQ they shake hands.
(F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 13/02/1961.
SHAPE stands for Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe.