Good shots of civilians and soldiers working to clear the streets of heavy snow.
Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.
Rumanian newsreel item. Title reads: "Carnet de Iarna".
VS Heavy snow lies in woodland landscape, a small group of people with a sledge make snowballs. VS Around the city of Bucharest, cars lie in several feet of snow. A man warms his key before opening the car door. The city is at a standstill. Soldiers with pickaxes work to clear the road and civilians with shovels clear the pavements. The snow is driven away in lorries. MS and CU A snow plough clears the streets. CU Water being hosed onto the ice. Trams move slowly along. Tracking shot along a line of stranded trams under snow.
Note: Date on original record: 05/02/1969. Rumanian (?) commentary.