• Short Summary

    American President Johnson visits Philippines, New Zealand and Australia.

  • Description


    Manila. GV. American President Mr Lyndon Johnson and his wife Mrs Ladybird Johnson walk down steps of aircraft at Manila. They are greeted by President Ferdinand Marcos of Philippines and his wife Mrs Imelda Marcos. A young girl puts a Lei around the Presidents neck. SV. Officer salute. LV. President's car leaves the airport. SV. Pan, welcome signs and crowds in street. LV. The President's car coming along street.

    Samoa. LV. Hula girls dancing at Samoa Airport. SV. President Johnson walks past them. CU. Girl dancing. CU. The President watching. LV. President making his way through crowd shaking hands and waving, & SV. Several bodyguards surrounding the President and moving the crowd away.

    Wellington. GV. Wellington, New Zealand. LV. President's car coming through crowded street. GV. Crowds waving. LV. As the President goes into sheep shearing shed. SV. As he watches shearer at work.

    Sydney. GV. Crowds in Sydney with ticker tape and confetti falling. SV. Pan, the car goes through the crowd. AS. Tape and balloons falling. SV. Pan as the car goes past LV. Crowd with banners. GV. President's car arrives at Art Gallery. SV. President going into gallery. SV. Demonstrator against Vietnam war being carried away by police, & LV. CU. Another demonstrator being dragged along by the scruff of his neck. LV. Another demonstrator being carried away. SV. Another demonstrator being removed, & CU.

    GV. Crowd of small boats in Sydney Harbour following the President's boat. LV. The President's boat. GV. Boat as it passes the new Sydney Opera House.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:40:29:00 / 01:42:37:00

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