• Short Summary

    M.ROBERT SCHUMAN, THE FORMER FRENCH PRIME MINISTER, WILL BE LAID TO REST IN THE PEACEFUL?

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    GV ACROSS VALLEY
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    CU SIGN 'SCY-CHAZELLES'
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    GV SCHUMAN'S HOME
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    SV PRIESTS THROUGH ALTAR GATES
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    LV GARDEN & BUILDINGS
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    LV DITTO
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    SCU WINDOW OF ROOM WHERE SCHUMAN DIED
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    GV TOWN HALL


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    CU NAME OVER ENTRANCE
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    LV PAN CHURCH
    0.48

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    SV CHURCHYARD GRAVES
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    Background: M.ROBERT SCHUMAN, THE FORMER FRENCH PRIME MINISTER, WILL BE LAID TO REST IN THE PEACEFUL VILLAGE SOY-CHAZELLE, EASTERN FRANCE, TOMORROW (SATURDAY).M.SCHUMAN DIED YESTERDAY, AGED 77, AT HIS COUNTRY HOME IN SOY-CHAZELLE.

    HE WILL BE BURIED FOLLOWING A FUNERAL SERVICE AT NEARBY METZ CATHEDRAL.HIS BODY WILL LIE IN STATE IN A MUNICIPAL BUILDING FROM TOMORROW.M.SCHUMAN WAS STRICKEN BY CEREBRAL THROMBOSIS LAST MONTH.H.S DOCTOR SAID INFECTIOUS PULMONARY COMPLICATIONS HAD ARISEN A FEW DAYS AGO.

    M.SCHUMAN WAS PRIME MINISTER TWICE -- FROM NOVEMBER, 1947 TO JULY, 1948 AND FOR FOUR DAYS IN SEPTEMBER, 1948.HE ALSO HELD SEVERAL MINISTERIES, INCLUDING THOSE OF FOREIGN, FINANCE AND JUSTICE.

    HIS "SCHUMAN" PLAN FOR THE POOLING OF EUROPEAN COAL AND STEEL RESOURCES WAS ONE OF THE FIRST STEPS TO FORMATION OF THE COMMON MARKET.TRIBUTES FROM MANY WESTERN LEADERS HAVE UNDERLINED THE VISION AND IDEALISM OF THE MAN WHO BECAME KNOWN AS "MS.EUROPE."
    FILM SHOWS GENERAL VIEWS OF SOY-CHAZELLE WITH SHOTS OF M.SCHUMAN'S HOME.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8Q9ASNIN0OLH30KQK3ZYSOLMG
    Media URN:
    VLVA8Q9ASNIN0OLH30KQK3ZYSOLMG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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