Title reads: "News from Italy".
Cortona, Tuscany, Italy.
G/V town square, venue for beefsteak festival. C/U model bull. C/U man handling raw beef, he chops it into steaks and puts it on a pile. C/U barrels of Chianti wine, man fills jugs with it. C/U man taking peaches from boxes...
News in brief from around the World.
White cedar trees are dragged from a New Jersey swamp for house building, lead mining in Italy and the village clock in Funfkirchen, Hungary, strikes noon.
Brazilian soldiers join Allies in Rome, Pope addresses audience of Allied Forces soldiers.
Clearing up wrecked harbour of Civita Vecchia + Allied planes bombing German held positions.
Princess Ingeborg launches the new ship 'Stockholm' from a shipyard in Italy.
Material relating to newsreel story - "News from Italy" - 59/68.
American troops provide much needed for for an Italian village.