Church bells made in Germany for World Peace Church in Hiroshima.
Unissued / unused footage - dates and locations may be unclear or unknown.
German church bells for Hiroshima World Peace Church.
German newsreel titles read: 'FRIEDENSGLOCKE FUR HIROSHIMA' - Germany.
General view of large crowds listening (in steel or bell-making foundry). General view of the bell. C/Us of clergyman speaking - probably Minister President Arnold (Ruhr-Rhineland) - intercut with shots of Germans in the audience listening and C/Us of the bells and inscriptions, one of which is in Japanese. Japanese man in front row of audience could be His Excellency Kohei Teraoka. C/U of people applauding.
M/S of the clergyman shaking hands with another man - could be Secretary of State, Dr Lenz. Several shots of the bells ringing. General view of the crowd.