• Short Summary

    President Doumergue open France's International exhibition.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Paris. France's 'Wembley' opened by President Doumergue."

    Paris, France.

    Various travelling shots of parade lead by car carrying French President Gaston Doumergue. Horsemen in Arabian costume are in the parade. They drive past a large Far Eastern style building.

    Car draws up and the President gets out. The President makes opening speech for the Paris International / Colonial exposition / exhibition. Other French politicians including Pierre Laval and Paul Doumer are there, along with a man presumably from one of France's far eastern colonies.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    771.02
    Media URN:
    8426
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    11/05/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:01:05:00 / 01:02:47:00
    Canister:
    31/38

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