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    Paris & Moissons, France.

    Various shots of the parade of Scouts of all nations down the Champs Elysees, Paris, at the World Scout Jamboree. LS. Back view of the parade showing the Arc de Triomphe in the background. LS. General view of the scouts grouped around the plaque beneath the Arc de Triomphe - Tomb of Unknown Soldier. MS. A scout laying a wreath. Various close up shots of the scouts. MS. The flame that always burns. CU. Pan up to the top of the Arc de Triomphe. LS. Aerial view of the camp at Moissons. Several shots of the Scouts marching up to the Allee des Nations. CU. General de Lattre de Tassigny walking along in the procession. CU. He receives the 'Gateau of Honour' from Alsac scouts. MS. Alsac dancing and band playing. LS. Decorated circus lorry (float) moving past camera with clowns etc. CU. A scout doing Lasso exercises from a decorated circus lorry. LS. A large windjammer erected on ground with scouts working on it. More air shots of the camp and surroundings, a river is seen. MS. The torch light ceremony at night. CU. Cut in shots of General de Tassigny (dark, poor quality material). MS. Indian scouts in the parade. CU. American Indian scouts in the parade. More shots of the torch light ceremony and the scouts parading at night.

    Mute Lav.

    Date found in the old record - 05/08/1947.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:31:00 / 02:02:33:00
    UN 1767 D
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    UN 1767 D
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    Lifestyle & Culture Entertainment & Humour
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

Comments (1)

  1. jamied says

    "Moissons" should read Moisson (3 changes inc tags).

    "General de Lattre de Tassigny" is General Jean de Lattre de Tassigny.

    "Alsac scouts" and "Alsace dancing" should in each case read Alsace.

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