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    Unused / unissued material - no paperwork - dates unclear or unknown. 1932?


    Policemen and others gather outside building.
    Intertitle reads: "Qui n'a pas son petit orin de muget porte-bonheur?"
    CU sign which reads: "La Botte 1.50" People selling little corsages of flowers (posies) and various other florist type items on the street.
    Intertitle reads: "Aux urnes citoyens!"
    People read posters on a wall - they call for people to vote Communist. Various voting scenes - presumably the French Presidential election in 1932. Men cast their votes in various polling stations. Quick shot of Edouard Herriot. Shots of catholic priests. Other people vote. People counting votes.
    Intertitle reads: "Le soir place de l'Opera la foule attend les resultats."
    Night scenes outside as people wait for the election results. - Superfluous intertitle - Day scenes. People queue up. CU unidentified man. Soldiers line route as car passes. Two unidentified men presumably politicians.
    Intertitle reads: "Messieurs Paul Boncour et Francois Pitri." Two shot of men - presumably Boncour and Pitri.
    Intertitle reads: "Messieurs Malvy, Bracke et Leon Meyer." Three shot of the named politicians standing amongst a crowd. Cars drive into Paris building. Edouard Herriot poses for the camera. Unidentified man in hat.
    Intertitle reads: "Messieurs Blum et Renaudel." Various shots of the men.
    Intertitle reads: "Messieurs Painleve et Henry Pate." Various shots.
    Intertitle reads: "Monsieur Steeg." CU of man in crowd. French troops parade up road.
    Intertitle reads: "La salle du Congress pendant le scrutin." Still picture of Congress.
    Intertitle reads: "M. Albert Lebrun, President du Senate, est elu President de la Republique." Lebrun comes out of building with supporters. He gets into car. CU. He drives away.

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    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:49:45:00 / 01:54:47:00
    UN 67 H
    Sort Number:
    UN 0067 H
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    Religion & Politics

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