Charles de Gaulle receives enthusiastic welcome on tour of Algeria.
Unissued / unused material.
General Charles de Gaulle, president of France, visits large towns in Algeria, North Africa.
LS crowd. Arrival of General de Gaulle and his party, walking through cheering crowd. De Gaulle speaking to crowd from balcony of Town Theatre, Moslem crowd cheers him. CUs people in crowd. Panoramic of immense crowd. Aeroplanes flying in formation of Cross of Lorraine. Arrival of General and party on foot, through cheering crowd. People on balcony saluting General and cheering. Dignitaries on balcony. Crowd cheering.
De Gaulle walking through cheering crowd. De Gaulle on balcony of Town Hall. Cheering crowd. De Gaulle on balcony acknowledging cheers. De Gaulle arriving in open car. Crowd of Europeans and Moslems cheering. De Gaulle arriving in open car. Crowd of Europeans and Moslems cheering.
LS Manoeuvre grounds with podium. General de Gaulle laying wreath at Oran War Memorial, crowd sings Marseillaise with General de Gaulle. Moslem women cheering with French flag. Huge crowd following General on foot. Europeans and Moslems in crowd. General de Gaulle arriving in open car. Crowd moving up narrow street. De Gaulle walking through enthusiastic crowd. Crowd hailing General. General de Gaulle at microphone. Crowd cheering and hailing the General.
Date on dope sheet is 10/06/1958.