• Short Summary

    President Chehab take oath as he becomes leader of troubled Lebanon.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Beirut. Lebanon Flares Up".

    Beirut, Lebanon.

    LV Men standing in doorway of building and armed soldiers in trucks in foreground.

    GV President Chehab taking the oath before the deputies of the Lebanese Parliament.

    SV Lebanese soldiers gathered round President's car in street outside.

    GV Chehab and deputies coming down steps of parliamentary building and car draws up in front of steps.

    GV Military band playing.

    GV Deputies and president standing on steps.

    GV Truck loads of armed soldiers in street which will form the escort for the president's car.

    GV President's car escorted by the trucks going away from camera down the street.

    (Neg.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1561.08
    Media URN:
    50113
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    29/09/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:58:00 / 01:09:42:00
    Canister:
    58/78

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