The President of Czechoslovakia, Eduard Benes, resigns handing power to Jan Syrovy.
Item title reads - Czechoslovakia.
PRESIDENT BENES RESIGNS - CZECHOSLOVAKIA
M/S's of Eduard Benes sat at his desk in his ornate office. C/U as he signs the resignation papers, we see the signature being written, he gives them to another man who takes them away. M/S of the man who is to take over, General Jan Syrovy.