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    Material related to newsreel story "De Gaulle Gets Vote" - 60/87.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "De Gaulle Gets Vote" - 60/87.

    De Gaulle visits Briancon. De Gaulle walking through crowds of people, shaking hands with them, then making a speech in the centre of the town. Girls in national dress seen.
    De Gaulle visits Embrun. De Gaulle shaking hands with villagers, visits Embrun Cathedral and meets Monseigneur Bonnebel, Bishop of Gap, who makes presentation to the President.
    Crowds being pushed back by police. BGV. Crowds gathered for de Gaulle's speech. Several shots, of Charles de Gaulle speaking and shaking hands with crowd.
    De Gaulle visits Sisteron. GV. De Gaulle arriving to the village by car. Several shots of de Gaulle with the crowd. People in national costume making presentations to the President.
    De Gaulle visits Digne. Several shots of de Gaulle inspecting guard of honour and making speech to large crowd.
    De Gaulle visits Logis du Pain. De Gaulle arriving at Logis du Pain and being greeted by Prefect of Alpes Maritimes.
    De Gaulle visits Escragnoles. De Gaulle arriving and being greeted by officials. Several general views of the crowd while he is making his speech.
    De Gaulle visits Nice. De Gaulle arriving in his car, massed crowd gathered in the Plusmassena for his speech. Several shots of very enthusiastic crowd. Several shots of De Gaulle speaking with Winston Churchill.
    De Gaulle visits L'Escarene. De Gaulle arriving to unveil memorial to the French underground victims of war. De Gaulle unveils the memorial and lays wreath.
    De Gaulle visits Monaco. Good general views of Monaco and the harbour. Several shots of Palace and Guard, de Gaulle and Prince Rainier of Monaco inspect the Guard. Several shots of the sea museum as President de Gaulle looks around accompanied by Prince Rainier, Princess Grace (former film star Grace Kelly), and Count Cousteau who is presenting something to do with marine life - unclear what.
    De Gaulle visits Roquebrune. Several shots of President arriving, crowds applaud as he walks through. President shakes hands with some people.

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    Film ID:
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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:50:00 / 01:51:33:00
    60/87 B (Selected Originals)

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