Cabot Lodge resigns from post in South Vietnam, President Johnson talks about situation.
United States of America (USA).
Title reads 'Taylor to Vietnam - Soldier Diplomat Will Succeed Lodge'.
MS. Mr Henry Cabot Lodge standing at microphones. Various shots of Mr Cabot Lodge seated at table talking to American President Lyndon Johnson, US Secretary of State Dean Rusk and Defence Secretary McNamara. GV. Front of Pentagon in Washington. CU. Name plate 'Pentagon Main Entrance'. Various shots of General Earle Wheeler who is taking Mr Henry Cabot Lodge's place (he is the American delegate to UN Security Council who has resigned from post in South Vietnam) and General Maxwell Taylor who becomes new Ambassador to South Vietnam. They both pose in the Pentagon for cameras. Various shots of President Johnson speaking - natural sound. He is talking about his country helping the people in South Vietnam.
Date found in the old record - 26/06/1964.