• Short Summary

    THE FRENCH COMMUNIST PARTY CENTRAL COMMITTEE TODAY (TUESDAY) MET IN PARIS TO DISCUSS THE CHOICE OF A CANDIDATE AND CAMPAIGN PLANS FOR THE DECEMBER PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION.

  • Description

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    GV TILT DOWN TOWN HALL
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    2.
    SV INT. DELEGATE ARRIVES
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    3.
    MV OTHER DELEGATES ARRIVE
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    4.
    GV PAN. DELEGATES SEATED
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    5.
    LV ETIENNE FAJON FLANKED BY (LEFT) RENE PIQUET, ROLLAND LEROY, AND GEORGES MARCHAIS AND (RIGHT) WALDECK ROCHET AND GASTON PLISSONIER
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    MV FAJON AND (LEFT) PIQUET - PAN TO ROCHET AND PLISSONIER
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    GV PAN DELEGATES
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    8.
    CU FAJON TALKS TO ROCHET - PAN TO PIQUET
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    9.
    GV CONFERENCE
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    fine Grain Print in CAN 17500

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FRENCH COMMUNIST PARTY CENTRAL COMMITTEE TODAY (TUESDAY) MET IN PARIS TO DISCUSS THE CHOICE OF A CANDIDATE AND CAMPAIGN PLANS FOR THE DECEMBER PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION.

    THE MEETING FOLLOWS THE WITHDRAWAL FROM THE PRESIDENTIAL CONTEST OF M. GASTON DEFFERRE, THE SOCIALIST MAYOR OF MARSEILLES, AFTER HIS FAILURE TO CREATE A BROAD LEFT-CENTRE FRONT WITHOUT THE COMMUNISTS, TO OPPOSE PRESIDENT DE GAULLE, SHOULD HE STAND AGAIN.

    AMONG THOSE AT THE MEETING WAS M. WALDECK ROCHET, THE PARTY SECRETARY-GENERAL, AND M. ETIENNE FAJON, ONE OF THE NAMES MENTIONED AS A LIKELY PARTY CANDIDATE FOR THE PRESIDENCY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7O0L8756H277C9MOJFLHQ2CB5
    Media URN:
    VLVA7O0L8756H277C9MOJFLHQ2CB5
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/06/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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