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    Material relating to newsreel story "Goodbye Ike" - 59/71.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes,out-takes, rushes) for story "Goodbye Ike" 59/71.

    Some extra material not used in newsreel story.

    Various shots, President Dwight Eisenhower (Ike) and Prime Minister Harold Macmillan arriving at country church in Ellesborough, Buckinghamshire, they are greeted by large crowds and the Reverend White.

    G/Vs St. Paul's Cathedral dome in London, shots of Eisenhower and Macmillan being shown round the Cathedral with Lord Baillieu. Shots of President and Macmillan leaving.

    Shots of the President and Macmillan standing outside No. 10 Downing Street, London. Macmillan shaking hands with Sir Winston Churchill. Churchill leaving Downing St in car. Police hold back crowds as Ike's car leaves. Other political personalities also at meeting: Christian Herter, Lennox Boyd, Clement Attlee, Dermot Boyle, Rab Butler, Sir Anthony Eden, Selwyn Lloyd, Harold Wilson and Sir David Boyle (NB: not all seen arriving).

    Various shots VIPs arriving at American embassy Winfield House, London. Interior shots of embassy, George Washington portrait. Wartime big wigs' reunion we see them posing for the camera with Churchill, Eisenhower and Macmillan. Big wigs include Lord Ismay, Lord Tedder, Lord Alexander (Earl Alexander of Tunis), Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery (Monty), Lord Alanbrooke (Alan Brooke).

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:40:00 / 01:18:51:00
    59/71 C (Selected Originals)

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