Scenes following the assassination of American President John F Kennedy.
Unissued / Unused material -
United States of America (USA). Scenes following the assassination of American President John F Kennedy.
Crowds gather in the street. MS Small crowd around newspaper stall. CU Newspaper headlines, 'President Dead, Shot by Assassin'. People crying and flags at half mast. VS Some people at prayer in dimly lit church. Ext of United Nations building, New York. GV Pan. of General Assembly standing in silent homage.
Dallas, Texas. - VS In narrow passage way inside county jail crowded with press photographers, cine cameras and television cameras. A very short glimpse of the alleged assassin Lee Harvey Oswald in the passage way, also his wife Marina who is a Russian. She is holding their baby and his mother Mrs Oswald is at Marina's side.
CU Still photograph of Mr. Lyndon Johnson being sworn in as the President of the United States of America, his hand on a bible held by woman Judge Sarah T. Hughes who administers the oath of office. By the side of the new President is Mrs Jackie Kennedy, wife of the assassinated president.
Ext White House. MS of President Lyndon Baines Johnson. LS At night of President and Mrs. Lyndon Johnson walking across lawn of White House after getting out Presidential helicopter. VS of Press conference in White House. VS President Kennedy's coffin, an American flag draped over it, laying in the East room of the White House, Members of the American forces watch over it. A few people of the house staff file past to pay tribute.
(F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 23/11/1963.