Neue Deutsche Wochenschau 278/1955 27.05.1955


01 Lübeck: Awarding of honorary citizenship on Thomas Mann Holsten. Paddlers on the Trave. Thomas Mann next to Mrs Katja Mann town walking before his parent's home. Ceremony to honour Thomas Mann. Mayor Passarge actuality: "Lübeck citizenship gives right and dignity of a Freeman of the Hanseatic City of Lübeck the son of our city of Thomas Mann in gratitude and veneration." Close-up of Thomas Mann and Mrs Katja. Presentation of the certificate. Flowers for Katja. Thomas Mann o-ton: "this is a great touching moment of my life to the tilt. My heart is full of thanks." Sustained applause.
(41 m) 02 Washington: Dr. Suhr, Mayor of Berlin, visited Eisenhower Suhr enters the White House. Dr. Suhr and Ambassador Dr. Krekeler at Eisenhower in the conversation. Handshake Eisenhower - Suhr.
(12 m) 03 Berlin: military parade of U.S. forces on the day of the armed forces at the airfield of Tempelhof Conant parade takes off. In the gallery as a guest of the Soviet Commander of Berlin. Infantry and tanks.
(12 m) 04 Wuppertal: Princess Margaret flag dedication of a British unit of Princess Margaret is in addition to an officer. Priests consecrated flag. Present flag before her kneeling Margaret soldiers. Took of the force.
(17 m) 05. Indochina: French leave Haipongh description from WIB 152 / 2: with the French left 1 million civilians in North Vietnam. Delousing powder is sprayed. Civilians go on board ship. People on land with straw hats wave screen. Riots in the streets of Haipongh. Brawls, crowd the river for the loading of goods. Get the French flag. French General on cemetery with white crosses farewell to fallen soldiers. Vietnamese hang out red flags. Catchment of the Vietminh. People clap. Moving from French troop carrier (here somewhat shorter).
(25 m) 06. Hamburg: ship fire in the petroleum port of burnt-out tanker Marianne. Firefighters with foam extinguishers after the fires. The accident killed seven people.
(15 m) 07. England: aircraft pilots for hardness tests breakdown from WIB 152 / 7: at the Institute of aviation medicine in Farnborough are Jet pilots load tests subjected to. Pilots increase in centrifuge, which spins. Commands interview (missing). Medical values are measured. Pilot in centrifuge bags passed out together. Flap face distorted in shortness of breath (here somewhat shorter).
(20 m) 08 Italy: children's fashion show children go on the catwalk. Girl with wide skirt and petticoat. Tennis clothing. Mothers with young daughters in the same sleeping suit and negligee. Toddlers on the catwalk.
(18 m) 09 Alsfeld: Brunch of the student on the market square timber-frame houses. Academic morning pint of students. Foxes and old men drink. Dog eats sausage. Beer is instilled young student in the pillory. (23 m) 10 Italy: betting-drinking men drink beer from large beakers. Winner drinking 9 liters in 2 hours. Belt buckle bursts.
(10 m) 11 Coburg: latest glider pilots of in Germany description from WIB 152 / 9: 14 year old twin brothers make their glider testing. Boy in glider at startup. Flight and landing. After passing the exam, men on the boy to run and congratulate him due to shocks in the form of Schinkenklopfen. The twins into a Bondor to a flight flying with their teacher. Glider in the sky. Aerial photographs. Landing (34 m) 12th New Delhi: International Sandbahnrennen start the motorcycle speedway rider with helmet and lead sole. Clouds of dust. Drivers in the curves. Good race footage. Fritz Dirtl, Austria, WINS and wins the cup of the ADAC. Fritz Dirtl with laurel wreath and Cup.
(29 m) 13 Monaco: Monaco's Grand Prix auto race start. Manuel Fangio and Stirling Moss Mercedes drive at the top. Both cars must drop out with engine failure. MOSS box next to boiling radiator. It wins Trintignant / France on Ferrari. Official waving banner. Trintignant after the victory in the car and with large Cup.
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Conant, James B. ; Eisenhower, Dwight ; Kranz, Helmut ; Krekeler ; Mann, Thomas ; Margaret von England ; Passarge ; Suhr, Otto ; Dirtl, Fritz ; Fangio, Juan ; Moss, Stirling ; Trintignant


Lübeck ; Wuppertal ; North Vietnam ; England ; Alsfeld ; Hamburg ; Italy ; Berlin ; Washington ; Herxheim ; Monaco ; Coburg ; United States


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Higher education ; Indochina, Indochina war ; Disasters ; Children ; Flags ; motor sports ; Medals, awards, honors ; Parades ; Shipping ; gliding, flying, free balloon ; Spoprt-Ehrungen ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Townscapes: Germany ; Animals (except dogs) ; Military events ; Competitions ; Flugzeugwesen, Flugwesen ; Fashion ; Sports honors ; 14 find book new German newsreel slow motion


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Weekly Newsreel

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Neue Deutsche Wochenschau 278/1955

Die Zeit unter der Lupe (Other title)

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Title: Thomas Mann Freeman v. Lübeck camera: Stoll Dr. Suhr at IKE origin: paramount American military parade camera: Pahl visit by Princess Margaret camera: Luppa evacuation of Haiphong origin: Eclair tanker explosion in port of Hamburg camera: Stoll pilot test in England origin: Pathé news children fashion show in Italy origin: SEDI beer here! (Brunch)
Camera: Luppa beer Wettrinker in Italy origin: iNcom sports: gliding camera: Rau Sandbahnrennen camera: strong Grand Prix von Monaco origin: Gaumont final

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