• Short Summary

    Our homeland has set out on the road to progress with giant strides.

    Bulgaria holding her?

  • Description

    Our homeland has set out on the road to progress with giant strides.

    Bulgaria holding her Fourth Regular elections. The staff of the meteorological station on Peak Mousalla going to the polling station.

    The Bulgarian people responding to the care of the Party and Government and all they have done for them.

    These national elections are for Member of Parliament, People's Councillors, judges and jurymen.

    At the 239th polling Bureau in the capital. The first secretary of the Central Committee of the Party, Todor Zhivkov, coming to the polls.

    Todor Zhivkov declared: "I wish all citizens in our country the best of success in their work for the building of socialism in our country and personal prosperity."
    For five decades Dimiter Ganev, President of the Presidium of the Bulgarian National Assembly has worked for the triumph of Socialism. It is a cause now embraced by our working people, who are building the material foundations of Communism.

    Our young people say: Communism means happiness! MY HAPPINESS!
    The workers of Plovdiv are also coming with enthusiasm to the polls.

    The people of this former revolutionary bastion are again casting their votes for their follow-citizen and Prime Minister Anton Yougov
    Citizens in another little town in the mountainside - BANSKO - voting for the candidates of the FATHERLAND FRONT.

    The miners of MADAN have come to the polls.

    Georgi Traikov - secretary of the Bulgarian Agrarian Union and vice president of the Council of Ministers coming to vote.

    People in the mountainside are skiing rapidly to the polling stations, footing for a Government which will bring material and cultural progress.

    "We are voting against war!"
    "All nuclear arms should be sent to the bottom of the seas and oceans"
    5,461,224 voters came to the polls.

    99.90 per cent of them voted for the candidates of the FATHERLAND FRON -
    FOR SOCIALISM AND COMMUNISM.

    FOR THE PROSPERITY OF THE NATION.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADGNQYOCCCPI25XFU5JOAAOMH6
    Media URN:
    VLVADGNQYOCCCPI25XFU5JOAAOMH6
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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