UFA-Wochenschau 161/1959 25.08.1959


1st visit to Eisenhower aircraft US Air Force rolls out. German and American flags. Adenauer, by Brentano, interpreter Weber, General Heusinger on the airfield. Salut. Eisenhower comes down stairs behind him Secretary of State Herter. Welcome by Adenauer. German army band playing the American national anthem. Eisenhower, Adenauer and General Heusinger intervention from front of stand of all military branches. Eisenhower welcomed the members of the Federal Cabinet and the US Embassy. Adenauer interview: "I am convinced that the exchange of ideas, with a number of European statesmen, maintain these days, will serve the peace and security of the world." As a listener: By Brentano and Herter, ostrich and hay singer, Erhard; Schröder; Seebohm. Eisenhower speaks interview: "... a free Berlin, we will like yourselves and continue always to enjoy... "Handshake Eisenhower - Adenauer. Drive standing by cheering people with a motorcycle escort to Bad Godesberg. Driving with headlights. Transparent: East Prussia - Silesia - POMMERN.
(63 m) 2nd parachutist course for medical doctor Gita Chanda training in air force school. Exercises on the floor and training jump from aircraft. Landing.
(14 m) 03. Mexico: tree beetle transmits diseases tree bug, big, crawling on the body by warthog and stands out. Pathogens greatly under microscope. Beetle crawls on hands of man. Bite. Pathogens in blood from people and multiply quickly. Microscope image.
Gears can be folded out by electric auxiliary motor (30 m) 04 wheelchair for paralysed wheelchair, making stairs can be overcome.
(9 m 05) Tahiti: visit to leprosy village leper village fishing, hanging laundry, walk and into their homes.
(15 m) 06. Italy: Indian summer vacationers on the beach and basking.
(14 m) 07. Alkmar / Holland: go fashion show of the local silk industry in Seidenstrümpfen mannequins with hooded cloaks. Demonstration of pants dress. Waiter jacket, Baker caps. Mannequins with cylinders perform men's shirts.
(11 m) 08 England / Brighton: election of the beauty queen faces of the applicants, large pan. Applicants in newly built, nor empty swimming pool. Champion Wicky Boorne, Blackpool.
(12 m) 09 Cornwall: shark fishing prisoner of shark, hung up on land. Boat on the sea. Mrs shark fishing.
(10 m) 10 Friesland: ditch jumping young men jump on long sticks of ditch. Landing on the other shore or in the water. Girls jump and fall into the water. Winner will receive the trophy.
(18 m) 11 Germany: children's holidays in building playground game playground skipping rope and boat. Construction of wooden houses. Lantern parade singing "Lantern, lantern" (23 m) 12. Moscow: almost empty greeting of the teams in the Lenin Stadium athletics competition USSR - Germany. 110 m hurdles men: kick-off. Martin Lauer leads, by Mikhailov is catching up but then. Destination photography chooses Mikhailov. 80 m hurdles women: start. Zenta Kopp Gastl loses against Irina Press at the same time. Viewers filling picture. Irina Press, great. Triple jump: Gorjajew WINS. High jump: Shavlakadze WINS with 2.08 m. shot put women: Tamara Press it wins with 16.56 m pole vault: Bulatov WINS with 4.50 m. Russian among the spectators. 100 m men: Manfred Germar WINS in 10.8. Finish in ZL. 200 m men: run. Viewers get up. Manfred Germar before businessman WINS on the last meters. 4 x 100 m relay: as final Torchbearer, Manfred Germar brings victory for the German team against Osolin. The USSR WINS clear with 129:91 points in the overall standings. Stroll through the town of the German team to the Kremlin. Visit the red square. Film cameramen. The Saint Basil's Cathedral. Marianne Werner raise large stone.
(98 m)

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Bulatow ; Adenauer, Konrad ; Brentano von, Heinrich ; Eisenhower, Dwight ; Grund ; Herter, Christian ; Heusinger ; Seebohm ; Seib, Gerd ; Strauß, Franz Josef ; Germar, Manfred ; Gorjajew ; Lauer, Martin ; Michailow ; Werner, Marianne


Moskau ; Friesland ; India ; Cornwall ; Italy ; Hamburg ; Mexico ; Australia ; Tahiti ; Holland ; England ; Bonn ; Federal Republic


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Children ; child care, education problems ; skydiving, skydiving ; Fishing ; Leisure, recreation ; beauty pageants ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Cities ; Buildings ; Athletics, jogging, fun run ; Medicine ; Holiday ; Fashion ; Entertainment, festivals ; Fisheries ; transport


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UFA-Wochenschau 161/1959

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"Title brand 7, 6 Eisenhower in Bonn camera: Luppa, strong, basic parachute jumping end doctor, India origin: film Division of deadly bug sting, Mexico origin: Emasa of novel sick wheelchair origin: Cine sound lepers on Tahiti origin: Gaumont bath life in Italy origin: iNcom bath life in France origin: Gaumont fashion in Holland origin: Polygoon choice / Miss Brighton", Engld.
Origin: Pathe news shark catch, England origin: Pathe news ditch stilt jumping, Holland origin: Polygoon kindergarten and lantern, Hbg. camera: students Athletics international competition Dtld. / Russia in Moscow camera: base, Seib final brand 3, 1

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