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    TODAY, (THURSDAY), PROFESSOR ERHARD - ELECTED WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR YESTERDAY - TOOK OVER THE OFFICIAL CHANCELLOR'S RESIDENCE, AND PRESENTED HIS CABINET TO PRESIDENT LUEBKE.

  • Description

    TODAY, (THURSDAY), PROFESSOR ERHARD - ELECTED WEST GERMAN CHANCELLOR YESTERDAY - TOOK OVER THE OFFICIAL CHANCELLOR'S RESIDENCE, AND PRESENTED HIS CABINET TO PRESIDENT LUEBKE.

    EX-CHANCELLOR ADENAUER WAS AT THE PALAIS SCHAUMBURG IN THE MORNING TO HAND OVER HIS OFFICE IN THE FAMOUS RESIDENCE OVERLOOKING THE RHINE, TO HIS SUCCESSOR.AT NOON PROFESSOR ERHARD PRESENTED HIS CABINET - WHICH INCLUDES THREE NEW MINISTERS - TO THE WEST GERMAN PRESIDENT, WHO HANDED THEM THEIR OFFICIAL DOCUMENTS OF APPOINTMENT.

    UNDER THE AGREED STRUCTURE OF THE COALITION" GOVERNMENT, THE NEW CABINET - LIKE THAT OF OR ADENAUER-CONSIST OF 12 CHRISTIAN DEMOCRATS, 4 BAVARIAN CHRISTIAN DEMOCRATS AND 5 FREE DEMOCRATS.THE NEW MEN ARE: DR.ENRICH MENDE, MINISTER FOR ALL-GERMAN AFFAIRS AND VICE-CHANCELLOR; KURT SCHUMECKER, PROFESSOR ERHARD'S SUCCESSOR AS ECONOMICS MINISTER; AND DR.HANS KRUEGER, REFUGEE MINISTER.

    (FOLLOWING A SWEARING-IN CEREMONY IN THE BUNDESTAG THIS AFTERNOON, THE NEW CABINET HELD ITS FIRST MEETING.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAE32W4DKYVAWFZKVRGMYEE90WM
    Media URN:
    VLVAE32W4DKYVAWFZKVRGMYEE90WM
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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