UFA-Wochenschau 143/1959 21.04.1959


01 United States: John Foster Dulles, U.S. Secretary of State, sets down Dulles Office, large, before microphones. His signature. At Conference. Standing in an open Mercedes in addition to Willy Brandt in Berlin. Waving with hat in addition to Adenauer. Starting close up under umbrella.
(18 m) 02 Washington: visit breakdown from NDW 482/3 - here shorter Fidel Castro: Fidel Castro goes down stairs. Visit to the United States to get a larger dollar bond. In addition to the new Secretary of State Christian Herter, great.
(6 m) 03. India: arrival of the Dalai Lama in Tezpur car reverses in northernmost railway station of India Tezpur. The 23 year old priest King is welcomed on arrival.
(12 m) 04 Hanover: fair preparations for the German industrial fair in 1959 construction, cranes, steel road, vehicles, screws turn. Pavilion Humboldt Deutz. Giant parking lot.
(43 m) 05. Frankfurt: opening of the House of the "Deutsche Bibliothek" Pan 9-stöckiges buildings. Books are arranged. Entire German writing goods is managed since 1945. Readers in the library.
(43 m) 06 Gelsenkirchen: water baptism for letterpress journeymen newspaper Note: "UFA Wochenschau today at the Gautschfest of the LAD printing." Onslaught in historical costumes. Apprentice receives journeyman and submerged in water ton.
(18 m) 07. Zagreb: game clock turns from the game clock to the jukeboxes. Collection of old music boxes and vending machines.
(25 m) 08 London: Big Ben strike 100 years Big Ben. Watchmaker increases in Tower, to check mechanism of the Carillon. Date of manufacture 1859, movement. To correct, coins are placed on suspension. Large hour Bell of Big Ben. Big Ben in the evening light.
(25 m) 09 Switzerland: 70th anniversary of the birth of Charlie Chaplin Charlie Chaplin and his wife Oona with flowers, surrounded by reporters. Children Chaplin at the leapfrog. Charlie Chaplin is a book. Film clips of Chaplin silent films.
(35 m) 10. Rome: Olympic preparations stadiums under construction: the Olympic Stadium, hockey stadium - Stadio Marmi with large marble figures - swimming pool with recessed Windows in the edge of the pool. Stadio Flamino, the football stadium with flood light masts. 2. structures for indoor sports. Boxing, gymnastics, fencing, large and small Sports Palace.
(39 m) 11 Pirmasens: German championship in woman gymnastics spectators clap. On the uneven bars: Ursel Schepam / Dortmund. She is 4. On the uneven bars, the German Champion Rosi Fottner successfully defended their title. Rosi Fottner in the floor exercises. Audience clapping.
(33 m) 12 Nürburgring: racer as teacher for car drivers car on the Nürburgring: VW Karmann Ghia, Mercedes 190 SL, triumph sports cars, Porsche. MG, ID 19 Citroen, VW Beetle. Cornering, oil trace. Teacher: Richard Frankenberg; Count mountains of trips, Hans stuck: winner Theo Mey.
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Castro, Fidel ; Chaplin, Charlie ; Dalai Lama ; Dulles, John Foster ; Herter, Christian ; Fottner, Rosi ; Frankenberg von, Richard ; Schepan, Ursel ; Berghe von Trips ; Wright, Billy


Frankfurt ; Hanover ; Rome ; Hamburg ; Gelsenkirchen ; Hollywood ; India ; London ; Belgrade ; Washington ; United States ; Nürburgring ; Pirmasens


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UFA-Wochenschau 143/1959

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Title brand 7, 6 John F. Dulles resigned origin: Metro of Fidel Castro Cuba in Washington origin: Metro Dalai Lama, arriving in India origin: Asian, vis news preparation: fair, Hannover camera: student Frankfurt Book Tower camera: strong water baptism d. Buchdt.-GES., Gelsenk.
Camera: Basic music machines origin: Novosti 100 years Big Ben origin: Pathé news 70th birthday ch. Chaplin & old. Film origin: Cine journal, gek. Material from Olympic preparations in Rome camera: Luppa DT. Meistersch. i. women T., Pirmasens camera: strong, basic sport driver training course, Nuremberg ring camera: Seib final brand

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