• Short Summary

    Large crowds greet newly elected French President Albert Lebrun - he takes part in a parade.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. France's New President. 61 year-old M. Albert Lebrun - of peasant stock from Lorraine - elected to succeed late M. Paul Doumer."

    Paris, France.

    Crowds gather outside large government building in Paris.

    Troops march along wide street. People watch as they go past.

    New French President Albert Lebrun with other French politicians outside building. Crowds wave and photographers move in as they walk off.

    C/U Lebrun as he sits down in an open topped car. The car pulls away. There is a large military escort on horseback.

    Good back views of the President's parade as the cars and cavalry as they travel down a wide tree lined boulevard towards the Arc D'Triomphe.

    Side view of the procession as it passes.

    M. Lebrun and other French politicians come out of building and pose for cameras.

    More shots of the procession going through the streets of Paris.

    (Natural sound track only - No commentary)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    673.36
    Media URN:
    4969
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/05/1932
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:34:00 / 01:48:02:00
    Canister:
    32/38

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