The French celebrate the Birth of the Republic with a military history.
Full title reads: "Paris. La Fete Nationale. France celebrates 142nd Anniversary of the Birth of the Republic with imposing display of her military history."
Views of massive military parade in Paris. The troops march past a large building in front of which stand dignitaries taking the salute. Among the troops are representatives of French African colonies. One section of the parade features people in old fashioned costume with flags. Various shots feature the Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe in the background. Cut aways of dignitaries watching parade, including representatives from French colonies in the far East. More shots of parade for Republic day.
(Natural Sound Track Only - No Commentary)
This material is from 1930s Extras Reel 3 - keep separately from original newsreels.