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MacArthur in Tickertape parade; Speech in MS

Reel Number: 220719-01

Color: Black and White

Sound: SD

Year / Date: 1950s

Country: USA

Location: Mississippi

TC Begins: 20:00:09

TC Ends: 20:10:02

Duration: 00:09:53

MacArthur w/ ?? in Ticker-tape parade; Speech in Mississippi MacArthur in car waving. 02:01:31 in State House & speaking “Now that the fighting has temporarily abated...uselessness of fighting...a nation has been gutted...people must choose the course...” more of speech. 02:03:10 “...It is not of any external threat...but forces working from within...imperialistic communism...in to journalism, the press, schools & the radio...” Various cutaways to listening and applauding audience. Speaks re Tax burden and the threat to the American way of life. Corruption in high places. Appeasement - compromise with Communism. Various shots audience. Cold War; 1950s; Speeches;

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