• Short Summary

    IN PARIS TODAY (WEDNESDAY) PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AND HIS WIFE HELD A RECEPTION AT THE ELYSEE PALACE FOR THE INSTITUTION OF THE LEGION OF HONOUR.

  • Description

    IN PARIS TODAY (WEDNESDAY) PRESIDENT DE GAULLE AND HIS WIFE HELD A RECEPTION AT THE ELYSEE PALACE FOR THE INSTITUTION OF THE LEGION OF HONOUR.

    THE GUESTS WERE THE YOUNG DAUGHTERS OF MEMBERS OF THE ORDER WHO HAVE BEEN KILLED IN ACTION. THE EMPEROR NAPOLEON CREATED THE INSTITUTION AT THE SAME TIME AS THE ORDER SO THAT THE DAUGHTERS OF THE MEMBERS COULD BE GUARANTEED A GOOD EDUCATION AND UPBRINGING.

    AT THE RECEPTION WAS GENERAL CATROUX, GRAND CHANCELLOR OF THE ORDER, WHO POSED WITH THE GIRLS AT THE ELYSEE PALACE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6T1ICZBLDJJWDZQQEMHBLRBW2
    Media URN:
    VLVA6T1ICZBLDJJWDZQQEMHBLRBW2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/11/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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