• Short Summary

    THE LATE DR. ALBERT SCHWEITZER WAS BURIED LAST NIGHT (SUNDAY) NEAR HIS JUNGLE HOSPITAL AT?

  • Description


    M. PAUL SCHWEITZER SPEAKING (SOF).



    QUESTION: "COMMENT AVEZ-VOUS APPRISE LA NOUVELLE?"



    RESPONSE: "JE L'AI APPRIS CE MATIN PAR MON NEVEU A COLMAR QUI L'A APPRISE A LA RADIO ET QUI M'A TELEPHONE QUE MON FRERE A DECEDE HIER SOIR A ONZE HEURSE. JE VIENS DE RECEVOIR UN TELEGRAMME DE LAMBARENE, DE SA FILLE, QUE L'ENTERREMENT SERA CE SOIR A TROIS HEURES. DONC VOUS VOYEZ ON ENTERRE LES GENS TRES RAPIDEMENT APRES LA MORT, LA-BAS."


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    GV CHURCH BELLS CHIMING (SOF)
    0.26

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    CU M. PAUL SCHWEITZER SPEAKS (FRENCH SOF)
    1.01



    Initials RM/S/RM/BB


    EDITORS: FRENCH COMMENTARY FOR GUIDANCE ONLY

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE LATE DR. ALBERT SCHWEITZER WAS BURIED LAST NIGHT (SUNDAY) NEAR HIS JUNGLE HOSPITAL AT LAMBARENE, GABON, IN A GRAVE DUG BY LEPERS AND OTHERS OF HIS PATIENTS. AMONG THE FINAL TRIBUTES TO THE FAMOUS PHILOSOPHER, MUSICIAN, MISSIONARY AND MEDICAL MAN WAS ONE FROM HIS BROTHERS, M. PAUL SCHWEITZER.

    IN THE FRENCH VILLAGE OF GUNSBACH, ALSACE, WHERE DR. SCHWEITZER ALSO HAD HIS HOME BEFORE GOING TO AFRICA, M. PAUL SCHWEITZER WAS ASKED..... (SOF STARTS).....

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA91TGRXEUO8QNH36OKMPDBM3LY
    Media URN:
    VLVA91TGRXEUO8QNH36OKMPDBM3LY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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