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    Material related to newsreel story "UN Force Gets Down to Work (aka UN Goes to Women)" - 56/96.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "UN Force Gets Down to Work (aka UN Goes to Women)" 56/96.

    SV. & CU. General Stockwell showing UN Force Commander General Burns, around after his arrival in Egypt. SV. General Stockwell drives off in jeep after General Burns. SCU. General Burns talking to General Keightley, Allied Commander-in-Chief. SV. Egyptian civilians demonstrating behind barbed wire. GV. Egyptians demonstrating against UN forces moving in. SV. Pan, showing demonstrators and UN troops marching down street. SV. Demonstrators. GV. Egyptian civilians looking on. GV. UN troops marching down civilian lined street. GV. Ships in harbour at Port Said (2 shots). LV. Bridge of ship on salvage work. GV. Ships and men working. SV. Man waving instructions from side of salvage ship. GV. Lifting in process. SV. Block ship being raised. SV. & SCU. & SV. General Stockwell meeting United Nations troops. CU. United Nations troops. SV. Demonstrators in roadway. GV. UN troops assembled. SV. Demonstrators waving arms, & LV. GV. Police shepherding back demonstrators. SV. Troops manhandling demonstrator. GV. Port Said harbour. SV. Frontier across railroad track and man waving white flag. LV. United Nations train approaching. LV. Barrier across track being removed. LV. United Nations train approaching. SV. Pan, train going by with troops at windows. LV. Train going away. SV. Resident troops waving. GV. & GV. & CU. Train approaching. CU. & SV. & SV. & SV. Troops in train shaking hands with resident troops. LV. As train moves on. SV. French high ranking officials in jeep. SV. Jeep leaves airfield. GV. & SV. Plane taxiing to standstill. LV. General Burns stepping from plane and met by General Stockwell. LV. Aircraft coming to a standstill. SV. French high ranking official stepping from it - possibly Admiral Badots. SV. Pan as French official meets General Keightley. SV. French official meeting others. SV. Walking shot, French chief with Keightley and Stockwell (2 shots). SV. Posing for photograph Keightley Frenchman and Stockwell.


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    01:51:59:00 / 01:57:19:00
    56/96 I (Selected Originals)

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