• Short Summary

    Queues of people wait to pay their last respects to assassinated French President Paul Doumer.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. A Nation Mourns. Hour after hour, day & night - without cessation - tens of thousands pay last tribute to memory of M. Paul Doumer - France's ill-fated President."

    Paris, France.

    Pan across front of large building (possibly a hotel or government building).

    Two men (probably French politicians) walk along the street.

    Gendarmes (French police) lead people behind barrier as they queue slowly.

    Queues of people presumably waiting to pay their last respects to the assassinated French President Doumer.

    High shot showing the queue outside the building.

    More shots of people queuing.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    673.33
    Media URN:
    4966
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:27:00 / 01:44:18:00
    Canister:
    32/38

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