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  • Short Summary

    Governor of Algeria tours the country.

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    Location Unknown / Unclear - Algeria?

    Tindouf. LS. Camels and people. LS. Flag on Castle. MS. Arrival of General Juin, French Resident General of Morocco. He shakes hands with Mr Naegelen, Governor of Algeria and several other men, plane in background. MS. Governor & General together. CU. Governor. MS. Airport official greeting General & Governor. MS. Governor, General & airport official. MS. Governor, General and Army official. MS. Army officers on camels. SCU. Two native officers on camels. MS. Governor inspecting Arabic troops on camels. MS. Troops waiting for inspection. MS. Governor with Commander of Corps inspecting infantry. LS. Governor talking to men. MS. Governor decorating Colonel Quesnard. MS. Governor decorating Colonel Blagy. LS. Governor & officials walking (2 shots).

    Timimoun. Governor lays first brick of new hospital. MS. Arabs looking on. SCU. Governor laying brick. MS. Crowd cheering. SCU. Governor talking to brick layer. SCU. Crowd cheering. MS. Governor.

    Gerville. MS. Governor arrives at Gerville. SCU. Governor decorates one of the Arabic leaders. Close up shot, leader with medals. SCU. Governor kissing native leader. SCU. Governor decorating French army officer. LS. Crowd. MS. Army troops marching past the Governor - mainly Arabs. MS. Children waving. LS. Crowd (3 shots). MS. Arab dancers in centre of crowd - they performing a traditional dance. SCU. People in the crowd dancing (4 shots). MS. Arabic soldiers dancing. MS. Native orchestra. MS. Arabic soldiers. MS. Soldiers waving rifles in the air. MS. & LS. Soldiers raising dust (or smoke screen) in centre of arena.

    (Mute B/W)

    Date found in the old record - 01/02/1949.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    hd format:
    HD at Filmfinity
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:30:05:00 / 01:32:42:00
    UN 2069 F

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