Proclamation of Habib Bourguiba as President of Tunisia.
Unused / unissued material -
Tunis, Tunisia. Proclamation of Habib Bourguiba as President of Tunisia.
GV Of the room where Habib ibn Ali Bourguiba has been elected President. Bourguiba speaking. The Assembly listening. Bourguiba speaking. Cheers for the elected President of the Republic. Cheers of the crowds outside. Bourguiba in car along road.
Flashbacks - Bourguiba exiled in Tabarca in 1952. Bourguiba cheered when coming out of his car, Tunisia 1/6/55. Bourguiba kissing the Bey of Tunis (Tahar Ben Ammar). Bey signing the agreements relinquishing Monarchical power 22/8/55. Bourguiba presenting his cabinet 14/4/56.
Address of Bourguiba in French straight to camera.
(Dupe Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 29/07/1957.