UFA-Wochenschau 175/1959 01.12.1959


01 Rome: Birthday party at the Vatican Pope Johannes XXIII celebrates his 78th birthday and blesses little wax tablets Agnus Dei in his private chapel. (Takes place every 7 years).
(10 m) 02. Munich: meeting European parliamentarians receive with ladies. Under the present Stoltenberg and wife, Gerstenmaier, Schäffer.
(6 m) 03. food: visit of the Ethiopian Crown Prince Alfred Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach at banquets with the Ethiopian Crown Prince ASFA Wossen and wife in the Villa hills.
(9 m) 04. Frankfurt: arrival of new US Ambassador Walter C. Dowling rolls out propeller aircraft. The new U.S. Ambassador Walter C. Dowling descends stairs with 13-jährigem Dachshund Marco Polo.
(8 m) 05. Barcelona: maneuver the VI. Mediterranean fleet radar screen turns on ship. Aircraft carrier Saratoga. Aircraft start. Squadron flight. Bomb release. Landing.
(11 m) 06. Connecticut: nuclear test drive submarine nuclear submarine George Washington on test drive. Rockets are fired under water.
(7 m) 07. New Mexico: parachute jump from a height of 22000 m the American Joe Kittinger enters gondola of balloon, which rises. Jump from 22000 m height with automatic camera.
(13 m) 08 clever and forgetful: the weak link dish loads box chain elevator to pull up. Clever points that each chain is only as strong as its weakest link. Maria wants to not understand it. Both come out of the House. Shepherd chain starts barking you and Maria flees on fire escape because of "the weakest link."
(35 m) 09 USSR: laikas sibling dogs experiments in Soviet space laboratories. Dogs are used in capsules under physical stress. Launch of capsule, turning in centrifuge, crashes in special rockets into space and return to parachute. Dogs after the landing capsule, a very alert, the other dead.
(27 m) 10 Parma: Canary hospital two children with bird cage enter House. Doctor examines and treats the birds.
(17 m) 11 Utrecht: chickens patterns show egg mountain. Chick run. Award-winning chickens and pigeons.
(11 m) 12 Ghana: Prince Philip in Accra colored children behind barbed wire. Children cheer for Prince Philip. Greeting of the Princes.
(11 m) 13 Ghana: the life of indigenous FRA FRAs village of the tribe of the Fra Fra in the Interior of the country. Ball houses made of clay. Natives hide in homes during the visit of white.
(17 m) 14 South Africa: indigenous painter before easel painting painter Vladimir Tretschikoff. Indigenous women and children as a model. Painting.
(23 m) 15 Breslau: pantomime Theatre Theatre pantomime "The swapped heads" based on the novel by Thomas Mann.
(28 m) 16 advent Japan people on the street. Mass products in department stores. Crowded parking lots.
(14 m)

London City Centre is closed to automobiles. People crowding into the shops. Police officer writes tickets. The Mayor of Westminster press button and lights up the Christmas lights in Regent Street.
(15 m)

Germany big fir-tree in department store is set up and decorated. Christmas decorations at a department store. Buyer on escalators. Propagandist loyalist promotional booth introduces sweaters with different excerpts. Cashier. Shoe fitting. Toy carousel. Christmas decoration of 1001 nights. Child and candle.
(55 m)

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Wossen, Asfa ; Dowling, Walter D. ; Johannes XXIII. ; Kittinger, Joe ; Krupp, Alfried ; Mann, Thomas ; Tretchikoff, Vladimir


Connecticut ; Hamburg ; London ; Munich ; New Mexico ; Rome ; USSR ; Africa ; Utrecht ; Spain ; Canada ; Ghana ; Parma ; Berlin ; Food ; Frankfurt ; Accra


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Trade, finance ; Dogs ; Europe, EDC, EEC ; skydiving, skydiving ; Political events ; Shipping ; Ships ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Cities ; Technology ; Animals (except dogs) ; animal welfare, animal welfare ; Accidents ; accident prevention ; Cultural events ; Art ; Works of art ; Agriculture and forestry ; Maneuver ; Events ; Christmas ; Science ; Welfare, aid agencies, care ; Jobs ; nuclear science ; Anniversaries, Jubilees, birthdays ; Dogs ; Technology ; transport


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UFA-Wochenschau 175/1959

UFA-Dabei (Other title)

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Title 7, 6 m 78th birthday papst Joh. XXIII. origin: iNcom meeting European parliamentarians Munich camera: Hafner Ethiopian Prince at Krupp origin: special film "AA. NOK pr. in Germany."

Arrival d. new. US Ambassador Dowling camera: powerful maneuvers of the fleet, Barcelona origin: No.-do US nuclear U boat trial run origin: Metro skydiving record Joe Kittinger origin: Metro 'Chain reaction' m. clever & Maria Russian rocket dogs origin: Sovkino Songbird hospital, Parma origin: iNcom chickens, Holland origin: Polygoon Prince Philip in Accra/Ghana origin: Pathé news Ghana village origin: Polkronika painter Treschnikoff with African Images camera: Green peasant pantomime origin: Polkronika Christmas in Japan and England origin: Asahi news, Pathe news advent in Germany camera: Rau final brand 3, 1 m

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