Neue Deutsche Wochenschau 276/1955 13.05.1955


01 Bonn: Signing of the Declaration of sovereignty in the Palais Schaumburg High Commissioners Sir Hoyer-Miller and François Poncet and Adenauer at the end of the occupation regime. Cameramen. Adenauer actuality: "It will be the first task of the Federal Republic within this community best efforts to contribute to the maintenance of peace and the construction of a new Europe." Hallstein stands next to Adenauer. Heuss is a reception for the three ambassadors of the Western powers Conant, Francois Poncet and Hoyer-Miller in the Villa Hammerschmidt. Heuss talking in conversation with Conant, Adenauer to Francois Poncet.
(67 m) 2nd East Berlin: anniversary of surrender with visit by Marshal Shukov, Minister of Defense of the USSR Shukov sitting tall. Large graph Liberation Day. Rally. Shukov official gallery addition to Ulbricht. Clapping. Move beyond measure.

03. Paris: Accession of the Federal Republic of Germany to the NATO Palais Chaillot. Meeting of the NATO Council of Ministers decides recording the Federal Republic as the 15th Member State of NATO. Dulles, McMillan, Spaak, Adenauer. Reporter running up the stairs. Handshake Adenauer, Dulles, McMillan. Before the NATO headquarters is hoisted in the presence of General Speidel the German flag. Blow NATO flags.

04. commemoration of the Bühler Kreuz for the dead of the war the Buhler peace cross in the black forest. Ceremony with clergy of both denominations. Faces of old people. Folded hands. Praying. Wreath-laying ceremony.
(20 m) 5th Nevada: atom bomb test tower is lit by the explosive devices. Houses of the ghost town with puppets as a resident. Chatting in 3 km distance. Soldiers as an observer. Countdown. Explosion. Lightning, darkness, mushroom cloud of smoke.
(25 m) 06. Munich: cave paintings 40,000 years ago exhibition cave art shows. Modern designs of figures, faces, animals.
(20 m) 07. Rheinland: drive mannequins underground fashion show in salt mines. Demonstration of corporate and evening dresses in mine. Gossip buddy. Bergmann writes on backs of mannequins.
(30 m) 8th United States: Athletics sports day run 1 mile: Wes Santee continues at the top of the field and WINS by a large margin in 4.08,4. New world record was not achieved. 110 m hurdles: feet in the starting blocks. Start and run. Billy Thomsen starts weakly, but then runs forward and WINS. At the finish, he runs to supervisor, which fall to the ground.
(20 m) 09 Monschau: wild water racing canoeists in the whitewater drive about defense in depth. Capsizing boats. Paddlers in whitewater. The male Kurt longerich winner. Hannie Schulte as the winner at the finish.
(30 m) 10 Berlin: 25 km walk through Berlin start the race Walker. At the top, Max Weber, Leipzig, is followed by the favorite and Olympic champion John Ljunggreen, Sweden. In the Sprint Ljunggreen Weber goes past, winning unchallenged. John Ljunggreen with wreath.
(26 m) 11 Hockenheimring: motorcycle racing start of 500 cc machines. Race and cornering. Front travels Duke, England, on a Gilera, WINS and improved the course record. Duke with wreath. Advertisement: Dunlop. Start of the sidecar. Cornering the sidecars. It win Noll/cron on BMW. Noll/cron waving to the audience with wreath.
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Adenauer, Konrad ; Conant, James B. ; Dulles, John Foster ; François-Ponçet, André ; Hallstein, Walter ; Heuss, Theodor ; Hoyer-Miller ; McMillan, Harold ; Ollenhauer, Erich ; Pinay, Antoine ; Shukov ; Spaak, Paul Henry ; Speidel ; Schukow, Grigori ; Ulbricht, Walter ; Cron, Fritz ; Duke, Joffe ; Ljunggreen, John ; Longerich, Kurt ; Noll ; Santee, Wes ; Schulte, Hannie ; Thomsen, Billy ; Weber, Max


Munich ; Nevada ; Vienna ; East Berlin ; Black Forest ; Paris ; Bühl ; Rheinland ; Bonn ; United States ; Berlin ; Hockenheimring ; Monschau ; Hockenheim, Germany


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; DDR ; Monuments ; Kayaking, canoeing, whitewater ; Flags ; motor sports ; Pacts ; Political events ; Sports details, fouls ; Spoprt-Ehrungen ; sports advertisement ; Buildings ; Athletics, jogging, fun run ; Contracts ; Fashion ; NATO ; Agreement ; Archaeology ; Atom ; Exhibitions ; Anniversaries, Jubilees, birthdays ; German 99.169 weekly show GmbH: ; Sports honors ; 14 find book new German newsreel slow motion


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Weekly Newsreel

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Neue Deutsche Wochenschau 276/1955

Die Zeit unter der Lupe (Other title)

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Title brand sovereignty camera: Stoll, basic Buhler cross camera: Rau atomic bomb origin: Metro of prehistoric camera: Rau fashion show under the Earth camera: reason, Essmann Athletics origin: Metro whitewater camera: basic across Berlin camera: Pahl Hocken home race camera: strong conclusion

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