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  • Short Summary

    Dr Scharf lies in state in Vienna, procession follows coffin, crowds gathered to pay respect.

  • Description

    Vienna, Austria.

    Newspaper cutting on file.

    VS. Queues file in and past the coffin of ex-President Dr. Adolf Scharf as he lies in state in Vienna. VS. At special service which is attended by various European officials including, Herr Brandt and President Lubke of W.Germany. The new President is there and he is to take over until further elections. He is Chancellor Dr.Josef Klaus. VS. The coffin is put onto gun carriage for its journey through the Vienna streets to its resting place. Walking behind the coffin is Mr. Scharf's daughter Dr.Kyrle and her children, behind her comes the rest of Austrian and other foreign countries representatives. VS. Scenes at the grave side as the coffin is lowered in and the mourners each through a flower into the grave.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3102.08
    Media URN:
    87617
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Silent
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:07:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:32:00 / 01:35:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 4003 A

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