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    French President Charles de Gaulle visits Poland.

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    Warsaw, Poland.

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    L.S. General Charles de Gaulle being greeted at Warsaw Airport. M.S. De Gaulle inspecting Guard of Honour, of Polish troops. He then shakes hands with dignitaries and then with members of the public. V.S. De Gaulle at microphone during press reception at airport. V.S. De Gaulle standing in open car moving through Warsaw, he passes along very crowded streets. G.V. Exterior Wilanow Palace. V.S. De Gaulle laying wreath at Tomb of Unknown Soldier in Victory Square. V.S. De Gaulle being decorated with the Great Cross of the Polonia Restituta Order by President of the State, Edward Ochab. M. Couve de Murville also receives same. V.S. De Gaulle then presents Edward Ochab, President of Poland Vadislav Gomulka and Jozef Cyrankievicz with Great Cross of the Legion of Honour. V.S. In the Green Hall of the Belevedere Palace the two delegations start their officials talks. V.S. Night shots of de Gaulle arriving at the Great Theatre to the cheering crowds. Also follows M. Couve de Murville, M. Ochab and M. Gomulka. V.S. During the performance on stage of the Mazurka from Moniuszkos opera, the Haunted Manor.

    (Dupe Neg.)

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:26:08:00 / 01:30:40:00
    UN 4298 G

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