• Short Summary

    PARIS RETURNED TO ITS NORMAL BUSY PACE, FEB 14, THE DAY AFTER THE FUNERAL OF THE RIOT VICTIMS, WHICH WAS MARKED BY A GENERAL STRIKE.

  • Description

    1.
    GV BUSY CAR TRAFFIC ALONG CHAMPS ELYSEES.
    0.08

    2.
    GV STREET SCENE WITH BUS PASSING.
    0.11

    3.
    GV STREET CORNER WITH STALL.
    0.14

    4.
    GV STREET WITH STALL.
    0.18

    5.
    SV ACTIVITY ROUND STALLS.
    0.21

    6.
    GV ANOTHER ANGLE WITH STALL.
    0.24

    7.
    SV MAN AT STALL.
    0.27

    8.
    GV ACTIVITY ROUND STALL.
    0.30

    9.
    CU ??? FLOWERS.
    0.33

    10.
    SV WOMAN AT FRUIT STALL.
    0.36

    11.
    GV ANOTHER ANGLE OF STREET.
    0.39

    12.
    SV ENTRANCE TO METRO STATION.
    0.42

    13.
    GV WOMAN FEEDS PIGEONS.
    0.48



    Initials IM/V/JF/LW


    EDITORS NOTE OUR PRODUCTION 0869/62 FOR COVERAGE OF RIOT VICTIMS FUNERAL.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: PARIS RETURNED TO ITS NORMAL BUSY PACE, FEB 14, THE DAY AFTER THE FUNERAL OF THE RIOT VICTIMS, WHICH WAS MARKED BY A GENERAL STRIKE.STREETS AND AVENUES IN THE CITY WERE FILLED WITH THE USUAL HEAVY TRAFFIC PRESENTING A MARKED CONTRAST TO THE DAY BEFORE WHEN THE FRENCH CAPITAL WAS AT A STANDSTILL.

    NEWSPAPER SELLERS DID A BRISK BUSINESS IN THE MORNING AFTER BEING ABSENT FOR A DAY.ALL THE PAPERS CARRIED A REPORT OF THE FUNERAL AND THE SUCCESS OF THE STRIKE AS THEIR MAIN STORIES.

    IN THE EVENING THE QUIET OF THE CITY WAS SHATTERED BY A GRENADE EXPLOSION IN THE CHAMPS ELYSEE.THE GRENADE WAS THROWN INTO A CROWDED RESTAURANT BY TWO YOUTHS ON A MOTOR SCOOTER.THREE PEOPLE WERE INJURED, ONE OF THEM SERIOUSLY.AT THE TIME THE BELGIAN AMBASSADOR TO PARIS, BARON MARCEL-HENRIX JAGPAR, WAS IN THE RESTAURANT BUT HE ESCAPED INJURY.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4VF779P43AOH0C61F2EQCCDHS
    Media URN:
    VLVA4VF779P43AOH0C61F2EQCCDHS
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/02/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:48:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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