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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of President Coty visiting the Motor Show where French companies such as Peugeot, Citroen, Renault and Simca-Aronde are showing their new models.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Paris, France

    LS Exterior of the Grand Palais. High shot of the 42nd Paris Motor Show in the Grand Palais. Arrival of French President René Coty and officials. High shot and CU, New Renault production of the 'Fregate'. High shot of the Peugeot stand with models 203 and 403 cars on display. CU Peugeot models. High shot Simca-Aronde stand, with the new Aronde 1300 model, showing numerous changes in comfort and speed. CU Woman sits in the driving seat. CU Steering wheel High shot, the surprise Citroen model, the DS19, ten years in the making. (6 shots). CU Mercedes-Benz. CU American 'Ford Continental'.

    Note: "Date received" on original paperwork reads: 12/10/1955.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2800.09
    Media URN:
    82145
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1955
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:32:00:00 / 01:33:16:00
    Canister:
    UN 2773 D

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