• Short Summary

    French President Doumergue visits Tunisia on last official visit to the Protectorate.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Africa. The Bey of Tunis stages great spectacular review in honour of President Doumergue's last official visit to Protectorate."

    Tunisia.

    French President Gaston Doumergue and the Bey of Tunis stand together with other dignitaries. The Tunisian leader hangs a medal from a French flag.

    Tunisian men in traditional costume and carrying flags parade before the President and the Bey as they sit on a podium. Soldiers parade past including a pipe and drum band. More troops march past. Cut away to Doumergue and the Bey.

    Cavalry troops ride across the parade field to salute the President. A car carries the President away to great cheers.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    769.03
    Media URN:
    8196
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/04/1931
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:33:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:04:03:00 / 01:06:36:00
    Canister:
    31/31

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