Felix Gouin becomes new President of France, taking over from General De Gaulle.
Title reads: "Paris".
C/U of Felix Gouin the new Socialist President of France. He takes over presidency from General de Gaulle. M/S of photographers and newsreel cameramen taking pictures of the President. C/U of Gouin's signature on the official paper naming him head of Government. M/S of Gouin shaking hands with another man. C/U of Gouin smiling.