Welt im Bild 98/1954 12.05.1954


01 Leutstetten: 85th birthday of Crown Prince Rupprecht of Bavaria land Schloß Leutstetten. Imperial Crown. Farmers shoot salute with cannon shots. Men and women to congratulate Crown Prince Rupprecht. Costumes clubs March past at Rupprecht. Flag waving. Rupprecht greets with hat. Festive divine service with 10,000 people. Flags, costumes.

02. North Carolina: parachutist in US maneuvers mass jump by paratroopers. Sky full of parachutes. Military observers. Parachute-dropping Atomic cannon. Throwing of missiles.

03. Greece: Earthquake in apartment house rubble. Collapsing walls. Cleaning-up operations in the rubble. The earthquake claimed 26 lives. People hide their substance. Homeless people in the rubble.

04. Cologne: gas explosion in tenement house newspaper headlines: flew a house in Cologne - Cologne House collapsed. Collapsed house with open floors, in the background the towers of the Cathedral. Furniture from the destroyed House be lowered on a rope. Gas oven, which had caused the explosion. Cleaning-up operations (5 dead and 8 injured) men.

05. Indochina: Case of the fortress of Dien Bien Phu Last week show footage of General de Castries, the defenders of the fortress of Dien Bien Phu who was captured by the Vietminh in talks.

06. France: Demonstrations against Laniel and Pleven Arc de Triomphe. Celebrations on the 9th anniversary of the German surrender. President Coty in car when passing in front of the guards Regiment. Wreath-laying ceremony at the tomb of the unknown soldier by Coty. At a later date, de Gaulle resigns wreath for the fighter of Indo-China. De Gaulle greeting, great. People cheer for de Gaulle to ride in an open carriage. Demonstrations against Laniel and Pleven. Wounded with a bleeding face in car.

07. Berlin: Teppichklopfmaschine Typhoon people come with carpets from homes. Men clean the carpets at the Teppichklopfmaschine and sweep it off.

08 Holland: Dog Lady to Tiger Baby Tigress in cage. Shepherd wears Tiger baby in its mouth. Puppy and Tiger Baby drinks to bitch. Puppy and Tiger Baby Sleep next to each other.

09 Rome: European Boxing Championships in the middleweight division: Tiberio Mitri is Randolph Turpin in 28 seconds k. o. Tiberio Mitri lands after 28 seconds. Turpin is how do you like to the ground. Referee counts. Turpin coming up at 5, varies and staggers and falls down again. Mitri is lifted up as new European champion. Country people storming the ring.

10 Oxford: New world record in the mile home. Top flight continues from the field. Roger Bannister is 300 m from the finish to the Sprint and across sprints the runners. Bannister won in 3 minutes 59.4 seconds and remains as the first below the limit of 4 minutes. Exhausted Bannister in the target is supported.

11 United States: Kentucky Derby start. Fire head equates to the top. Viewers with binoculars. In the backstretch, fire head has lead. Finish: In the final sprint passing the smallest horse in the race determine fire head and WINS.

12th motorcycle racing at the Hockenheimring in 250 cc solo machines: close-ups of the driver: Werner Haas on NSU, Ubbiali on MV Agusta, Andersen on Moto Guzzi, Oliver Norton, Zeller on BMW. Start and race. Cornering Werner Haas is no. 120, Lorenzetti / Italy, with the No. 101, H. P. Müller. Meier, number 100, no. 113 / Austria winner Werner Haas with wreath.

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Andersen ; Bannister, Roger ; Castrie de ; Coty, René ; Gaulle de, Charles ; Pleven, René ; Ruprecht von Bayern ; Haas, Werner ; Lorenzetti ; Mitri, Tiberio ; Müller, H. P. ; Hassenkamp, Oliver ; Turpin, Randolph ; Ubbiali ; Zeller, Walter


North Carolina ; Paris ; Leutstetten ; Greece ; Cologne ; Indo-China ; Berlin ; Saarbrücken ; Hockenheimring ; United States ; Rome ; Oxford


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Boxes ; Customs ; Demonstrations ; Indochina, Indochina war ; Disasters ; skydiving, skydiving ; motor sports ; News, communications ; Press, press conferences ; Horse riding, horse racing (without harness) ; Religious events ; Spoprt-Ehrungen ; sports audience, sports spectator ; Animals (except dogs) ; Costumes ; wreath stoppages ; Athletics, jogging, fun run ; Technology, industry ; Atom ; Buildings in Europe ; Anniversaries, Jubilees, birthdays ; Sports honors ; 18 finding book world in the picture


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Welt im Bild 98/1954

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Federal Republic of Germany

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Title: Kronprinz Rupprecht von Bayern 85 years camera: Cook Spotlight U.S. paratroop maneuvers origin: paramount earthquake in Thessaly origin: iNcom gas explosion camera: Essmann last where. Recording General de Castrie origin: Gaumont demonstrations against Laniel and Pleven origin: Gaumont Teppichklopfmaschine "Typhoon" camera: Obeng Dutch Sheepdog origin: Polygoon sports boxes Turpin origin: iNcom dream Street origin: Pathe news Kentucky Derby origin: Metro Hockenheimring final

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