Upper Silesia, Poland.
MS. A cage landing at pit bottom, personalities alight including President of Poland Boleslaw Bierut (with small moustache) and Mr Hilary Minc, Minister of Industry. President and other dignitaries attend the celebrations of St. Barbara, the patron saint of miners. CU....
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A memorial to the poet Adam Mickiewicz is unveiled in Warsaw, Poland.
Crowds of children visit Polish President Boleslaw Bierut.
The lying-in-state and funeral of Polish President Boleslaw Bierut.
Indian Prime Minister Nehru and his daughter Indira Gandhi arrive in Poland.
Various celebrations marking 150th anniversary of birth of Chopin held in Moscow, Russia.
President Bierut of Poland inaugurates a new giant printing press.