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Charlton Heston: 1998 NRA Members' Banquet

Philadelphia, PA

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Charlton Heston makes his first speech as NRA president. At the Members Banquet of the 1998 NRA Annual Meetings in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, General Joe Foss takes the stage to motion for a resolution to honor American soldiers who fought for freedom in World War II on the 54th anniversary of D-Day. The resolution passes unanimously and NRA President-elect Heston then takes the stage for his first speech as leader of the NRA.