Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [APR. 25]

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Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [APR. 25]

Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [APR. 25]

1945

Part 1, shows President Truman's birthplace in Lamar, Missouri. Truman speaks to newsmen, signs a lend-lease bill, and discusses his duties. Personages include Sens. Connally and Vandenberg, Congressman Sol Bloom, Sec. of State Stettinius, Gen. Marshall, Adm. King, Navy Sec. Forrestal, Sec. of War Stimson, Postmaster Gen. Walker, John W. Snyder, and Col. Harry Vaughan. Part 2, shows Ernie Pyle landing on Okinawa and joking with troops shortly before his death. Part 3, shows UN Conference delegates Anthony Eden, E.R. Stettinius, President Truman, Dean Gildersleeve, Sol Bloom, Harold Stassen, Tom Connally, and Arthur Vandenberg; and the Conference buildings in San Francisco. Outlines problems facing the Conference. Includes views of the Hague Conference of 1899, President Theodore Roosevelt at the Portsmouth Conference, the Versailles Conference of 1918, Chamberlain returning from the Munich Conference of 1938, and President Roosevelt, Cordell Hull, V. Molotov, and Anthony Eden at the Moscow Conference of 1943. Shows European refugees begging for food.

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