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    The funeral of Edvard Benes, Second President of Czechoslovakia, who passed away of natural causes

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    SLATE INFORMATION: Prague Mourns the Death of President Benes

    CZECH REPUBLIC (former Czechoslovakia): Bohemia: Prague:
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    BENES AND WIFE State - people passing crying. funeral procession - and children strew flowers before funeral cortege

    CZECHOSLOVAKIA President Benes lies in State in Prague. People viewing and passing crying. Thousands line path of the funeral procession while children strew flowers in the path of the funeral cortege. Shots of Madame Benes

    FUNERALS Funeral of President Benes through Prague. Earlier shot of the coffin lying-in-state and crowds passing through many crying. thousands lining the road way as cortege pas girls strewing flowers in path

    Czechoslovakia; Personalities - Politicians

    Benesch, Czechoslovak, independence, movement, Maffia, diplomat, foreign affairs, international, Parliament, professor, League of Nations, Czechoslovak National Socialist Party, resignation, exile, Operation Anthropoid, Prague uprising, confirmation, Benes decrees, coup d'etat, interred, burial, mourn, funeral, death, politics, war, conflict
    Background: The funeral of Edvard Benes, Second President of Czechoslovakia, who passed away of natural causes

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    Film ID:
    VLVABZ7SJ2FVMKG4NYM5ES3YIGADD
    Media URN:
    VLVABZ7SJ2FVMKG4NYM5ES3YIGADD
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/09/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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