The children of France write to Marshal Petain on the occasion of the New Year in order to show their love towards him.
Little girl buys post card for writing to Marshal Petain and walks away / Little girl writes to Marshall Petain helped by lady / Little boy writing letter / Little girl posting letter / Parcel and bags of letters being carried by men / Letters tipped out of bags / Men opening and reading letters / Postman into Hotel du Parc with pile of letters and handing letters over to receptionist / Sign "HOTEL DU PARC" pan down to 3 little girls towards and into Hotel / Marshal Petain at desk reading letters
Envelope addressed to Marshal Petain and letters and drawings (last one representing Marshal Petain greeted in the States by General Pershing) / Little girl (Francoise) with a man being led to Marshal Petain's room in Hotel / Francoise knocks at door and smiles at camera then opens door and goes in shutting it behind her, clutching letter / Francoise enters from end of room with letter and bows in front of Petain / Francoise runs towards Petain and gives him the letter / Petain reading letter / Francoise leans against Petain and he kisses her
Petain gives Francoise the post card which he sends to all kids of France and she looks at it / Card showing photo of Petain and his message in French / Little boy reading card / Scout reading card / Girl reading card / Boy reading pan to post card / Petain.
Background: The children of France write to Marshal Petain on the occasion of the New Year in order to show their love towards him.