• Short Summary

    Churchill meets Truman, Juan Peron takes Presidential Oath, new house for young fire heroine.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "People In The News"

    Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    LV Elev. Winston Churchill walks from platform, acknowledges crowd by waving hat. CU Churchill with cigar walking through crowd. SV Churchill & American President Harry S Truman on steps of Blair House. Churchill gives V sign. CU Churchill & Truman acknowledging crowd. SV. Churchill & Truman walking back into Blair House.

    Buenos Aires, Argentina.

    SV. President Juan Peron preparing to take oath on Argentine Constitution Day. SV Eva (Evita) Peron looking on from box. SV Peron taking oath. SV Guard at the present arms position. SV Peron & Evita on dais. LV Troops marching past. LV Peron acknowledging cheers of crowd.

    Chicago, Illinois.

    CU Roberta Lee Mason with face still in bandages recovering from burns sustained when she rescued her brothers and sisters from their burning house. SV GV Workmen putting finishing touches to ext. of new house built for her. SV Man finishing off steps of house. SV Man fitting window frames. SV Two painters painting ceiling. LV Pan Roberta being wheeled from hospital by nurse. CU Notice 'Roberta Lee Mason's Dream House'. LV GV Crowds. House in background., SV Roberta cutting tape at entrance to house. Man bends down & kisses her.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    1409.22
    Media URN:
    45879
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    04/04/1949
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:05:00 / 01:29:22:00
    Canister:
    49/27

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