GV. Funeral procession through Prague. SCU. Pan Former President Klement Gottwald in glass top coffin being drawn through streets. SV. Mourners following. GV.STV. Coffin arriving at the Pantheon. SV. Gottwald's family and other mourners. LV. Coffin on Pantheon steps...
Material relating to newsreel story "Czechs Elected New President" - 53/25.
Delegates arrive at the UNO Conference in New York and vote for chairman.
Various scenes in the unopposed election of Klement Gottwald to the Presidency of Czechoslovakia, with shots of "show-of-hands" vote, and huge crowd scenes outside Prague Castle.
Alexander Dubcek elected as Chairman of Czechoslovakian Federal Assembly.
Czech Communist Party vote to elect a new president. Ludvik Svoboda wins.