Welt im Bild 147/1955 20.04.1955


1st United States: Reporter, people pushing vaccination serum against polio. Dr. Jonas Salk, Groß, who developed the polio vaccine. Roosevelt in a wheelchair. Children in wheelchairs. Campaign since 1933 against polio. University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Jonas E. Salk. Dr. Salk with his staff in the laboratory for breeding of the polio agent and his fight. Before series production test with 2 million children, of which half of the vaccine and the other half a harmless liquid got vaccinated. Children are vaccinated.
(45 m) 02 United States: Albert Einstein + breakdown of new German newsreel 273/3: last film shots of Albert Einstein during a lecture.
(12 m) 3rd Vienna: return Chancellor Raab of Moscow breakdown of new German newsreel 273 / 1: aircraft rolls out. Raab and accompanied by leaving the plane. 15s presents. People of the delegation cheering when driving through town. Raab prostet to his colleagues. Result of the trip: withdrawal of occupation troops and dismissal of Austrian prisoners of war. Treaty for Austria is to be prepared.
(18 m) 04. England: nuclear maneuver a simulated atomic bomb is detonated. Soldiers rehearse the emergency. The medical corps rescue exercise takes care of the injured.
(20 m) 05 Morocco: opening a mosque ceremony at the opening of a mosque. Settings of the building. Interior with Oriental splendor.
(20 m) 06 Bonn: Memorial for Berlin road sign Berliner Freiheit 17.6.1953. Mayor Suhr at the unveiling of the monument with the Berlin arms by Rene Sintenis. Berlin flag, great.
(12 m) 07. Berlin: marionettes puppets made of coat hangers and wire move against dark background. Wire figures dance Boogie Woogie.
(25 m) 08 Flensburg: model railroad hobbyists playing with model plant. 16 S trains in the analogue. Men control the levers. Windmill turns. Barriers open to passing of the train.
(18 m) 09 Holland: fairytale town of mice in small town living mice. Mouse Tower. Mouse crawls through a door in the House. After the lifting of the House you can see mouse family in nest. Mice run in wheel and rotate carousel.
(20 m) 10 Florida: American art spring Championships Emily Houghten jumps 1 ½ fan Salto backward and becomes large, 3. Jean Meuers jumps 2 ½ times Salto forward and 2nd is great,. Pat McCormick jumps screw and WINS, great. The 3 winners, great.
(18 m) 11 Brussels: basketball Belgium - Germany 69:51 scenes back and forth. Basket toss 12:5 for Belgium. Egyptians of the German team. Audience clapping.
(26 m) 12 Pirmasens: German Swimming Championships 200 m crawl gentlemen: start. Head to head swimming on top of record holder peoples / Rheydt, and the young Hans Köhler / Darmstadt. In the final battle, Hans Köhler WINS narrowly in 2.11,4. Hans Köhler at award ceremony. 100m backstroke women: start and swimming. Helga Schmidt / Oldenburg, WINS in 1.13,9. 100m backstroke men: start and swimming, Hans Botsch continues with the better turn of technology at the tip and WINS in 1.8,1. Hans Botsch, big, at award ceremony.
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Botsch, Hans ; Einstein, Albert ; Figl, Leopold ; Raab, Julius ; Roosevelt, Franklin Delano ; Salk, Jonas ; Suhr, Otto ; Houghton, Tommie Emily ; Köhler, Hans ; McCormick, Pat ; Meuers, Jean ; Schmidt, Helga ; Voell, Paul


England ; Bonn ; Flensburg ; Vienna ; United States ; Berlin ; Morocco ; Pirmasens ; Brussels ; Florida ; Michigan


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Basketball ; Monuments ; Railways ; Children ; art jumping ; Political events ; Religious events ; Swimming ; Spoprt-Ehrungen ; sports audience, sports spectator ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Animals (except dogs) ; Deaths, funerals ; diving ; Art ; Medicine ; veterinary medicine ; Dentistry ; Flugzeugwesen, Flugwesen ; Atom ; Sports honors ; 18 finding book world in the picture


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Weekly Newsreel

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Welt im Bild 147/1955

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Federal Republic of Germany

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Title: polio origin: paramount, Metro Einstein farewell origin: archive. Delegation reception f. Raab origin: Austria nuclear exercise origin: Pathe news mosque opening milestone after Berlin camera: Essmann, reason puppets on new ways camera: Pahl model railway camera: Luppa Mouseville Holland origin: Polygoon diving Florida origin: Metro basketball Brussels origin: Belgavox swimming camera: Rau, strong conclusion

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