President Bierut makes speech after Polish Workers Party and Polish Socialist Party unite.
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Congress marking the fusion of the Polish Workers Party and Polish Socialist Party. Warsaw, Poland.
Various shots line of fluttering flags. M/S line of banners fluttering on poles. M/S flags and decorations including portrait of President Bierut and date of the occasion,15.12.48, outside building. C/U Portrait of President Bierut outside building. C/U flag with the date. L/S pan crowded street. L/S massed crowd. M/S pan down exterior of Congress building.
M/S and C/U delegates entering the building. L/S pan round interior of hall. Elevated L/S shot of massed audience with personalities arriving up centre aisle. M/S pan down from roof to President Bierut standing on balcony. M/S of him. L/S delegates clapping. Various shots Bierut addressing the Congress and people applauding. Various shots delegates singing.