Prime Minister De Gasperi addresses crowds in Milan on day of Italian elections.
Unissued / unused material.
Elections in Milan, Italy.
MS poster over shop. MS string of cyclists carrying voting posters. CU Socialist Party poster. Various shots of posters. MS man on ladder sticking poster on wall. MS posters around flower stall. MS banner across the street. CUs of various posters. MS traffic light, pan down to poster stuck on base of traffic lights.
MS group of men holding banners. MS Italian Prime Minister Alcide De Gasperi and followers walking through crowd. MS De Gasperi waving from platform. MS banners on building, pan to De Gasperi making speech. MS De Gasperi making speech. LS crowd listening. CU De Gasperi making speech. LS pan crowd in the Piazza del Duomo. More shots De Gasperi making speech. (a prominent building in the background). Crowds in the Piazza del Duomo (3 shots).
Top view poster on subway entrance. MS sick man being carried to ambulance. MS notice on ambulance saying it is being used to take sick people to the polling station. MS sick man being carried to coach. Various shots people going to poll. MS Mayor of Milan, Signor Greppi, walking across square and into polling station.
Date on dope sheet is August 1951.