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    Madame Germaine Coty, wife of French President Rene Coty, dies suddenly. France.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    Death of Madame Germaine Coty. France.

    MS Rambouillet Castle where Madame Coty died. Various shots as officials arrive in car. MS crowd. MS police bringing flowers. MS's arrival of Morocco's Sultan Mohammed Ben Youssef. MS Ben Youssef with President Rene Coty. MS flag being taken down. MS castle. MS gates. MS crowd behind gates. LS interior of parliament.

    MS Republican Guards standing to attention. MS Madame Coty kissing her husband after his election as President of France. Various shots Madame Coty with husband in their apartment just after election day. MS Madame Coty at Elysee, kissing former President's wife, Madame Auriol. Various shots visiting babies in hospital. Various shots Madame Coty during Christmas at Elysee in 1954. MS as she greets Ethiopia's Emperor Haile Selassie. Various shots of her at the children's show she attended on the eve of her death.

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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:21:15:00 / 01:23:00:00
    UN 2788 D

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