Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [NOV. 21]


Paramount Pictures, Inc., Collection. 1951 - 1951. Motion Picture Newsreel Films. 10/1941 - 3/1957. PARAMOUNT NEWS [NOV. 21]


Part 1 shows fashions in Florentine lace. Part 2, French Gen. de Tassigny and U.S. Gen. J. Lawton Collins deplane at Saigon, Indo-China. French troops advance near Ninh Giang. Part 3, Marines launch a rocket barrage against Communist lines in Korea. Shows U.S. troops burned at Panmunjom by the explosion of a truce-line marker. Part 4, the President, Bess, and Margaret Truman greet Princess Elizabeth and Prince Philip as the royal couple deplane at National Airport, Washington, D.C. Shows views of the motorcade to the White House. The Princess and Prince then attend a press reception.

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