• Short Summary

    A report on General Batista's triumph after the impeachment of Cuban President Miguel Mariano Gomez on charges of "interference with legislation" when he opposed Batista's sugar-tax bill.

    [Politicians; Civil Disturbances; Military - Active; Government]

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Cuba Seethes as the Army Seeks Control

    CUBA: Havana:
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    * * Music overlay SOT * *
    General view of vehicles covered with banners parading thru street (following the impeachment of Cuban President Miguel Mariano Gomez) / Various of Cubans parading thru streets carrying banners / Fulgencio Batista (Cuban General) posing next Gomez

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    Miguel Mariano Gomez speaking to camera shortly after he was elected as Cuban President SOT (in English)
    - My election means peace in Cuba / I will do my best as President of the Republic of Cuba to increase the economic, social and political condition of the Cuban people

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    Cuban soldiers marching out of barracks / More of soldiers marching / Close up of Batista smiling
    Background: A report on General Batista's triumph after the impeachment of Cuban President Miguel Mariano Gomez on charges of "interference with legislation" when he opposed Batista's sugar-tax bill.

    [Politicians; Civil Disturbances; Military - Active; Government]

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8PRYXEFJX03OPY3KTWQZR42J4
    Media URN:
    VLVA8PRYXEFJX03OPY3KTWQZR42J4
    Group:
    Reuters - British Paramount Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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