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    Godesberg Cologne Godesberg,
    Germany: Gen view pan Godesberg. Long view Hotel Petersberg. Semi view
    Chamberlain out of British Airways Airliner at Cologne Airport. CU Chamberlain
    shakes hands with Ribbentrop. Long view Chamberlain out of car at Petersberg
    view Chamberlain's room in Hotel. Semi view Chamberlain's desk in hotel. CU
    pulling curtain aside at window in Hotel. Shot across Rhine of Dreesen Hotel.
    Semi view Hitler out of car at Dreesen Hotel. Gen. view Dreesen Hotel. CU two
    Unions Jacks on Hotel. Semi view Chamberlain & Hitler meet & into Hotel. Outside
    shot of conference room & troops. Long view Chamberlain leaves & shakes hands
    with Hitler



    Cologne, Germany: Chamberlain Meets
    Hitler for Third Time. Semi view Chamberlain out of British Air ways Airliner at
    Cologne Airport. CU Chamberlain shakes hands with Ribbertop.



    Vosges, France: Gen. view & semi view lorries along road...)



    CU troops in lorry...)



    Gen. view &
    travel shot cavalry thru' village...IN ROLL 5019



    Long
    view troops marching along field...)



    Semi view troops
    marching towards camera...)



    Pan troops lined up in
    field...)



    Paris, France: Gen. view people in
    street.Semi view people reading Mobilization Notice. CU pan down Notice. Pan
    Reservists joining up. Semi view showing reservists with bags. Semi view
    entrance notice. CU Reserve showing papers. Long view & CU Reserves thru'
    barrier. Gen. view people on station platform. Semi view pan reserves with trunk
    on station. Walking shot French officer & woman. Semi CU bidding Reserves
    goodbye. CU Reservist kissing wife & kiddy. Long view people waving as train
    pulls out. Long view train pulls out...people wave.



    Karlsbad, Czechoslovakia: Sudetens Wildly Celebrate Release from Czech
    Domination. Semi view signpost 'Karlsbad' etc. Pan down damaged Jewish shop. CU
    broken shop window. Semi view bullet hole in police car. CU (2) bullet holes.
    Pan sign 'Nach-Palastine'. (To Palestine). Semi view damaged police station. CU
    pan down injured policeman. 2 CU's of injured policeman in hospital. Gen. view
    Czech frontier at Eger.



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    Eger, Czechoslovakia: Sudetens Wildly Celebrate Release from Czech
    Domination. Gen. view street at Eger. Semi view with 'sieg heil' banner. Pan
    down Victoria Hotel...sudeten-german H.Q. Semi view damage to entrance to Hotel.
    intr. shot overturned tables etc. CU bullet holes in wall. Gen. view German
    military policeman with steel helmet directing traffic & CU. Semi view pan
    German Police walking in street. CU picture of Hitler in shop window. Semi view
    pan Sudeten-Germans passing camera saluting. Semi view flags on building. Semi
    views fixing Nazi flags on buildings. CU Nazi Flag. CU signpost 'Carlsbad' etc.



    Frontier Scenes at Eger. Gen view Czech frontier at
    Eger. CU defaced sign. Long view motor-cyclist moves to frontier barrier. Long
    view Germans toasting & drinking to Hitler in Beer Garden. Long view Czechs
    troops await orders. Long & Semi view German Free Corps towards



    Continued...Sudeten-German/Czech Crisis...Gen. view & side
    view dynamited bridge near Eger. CU crack in roadway of bridge. Gen. view & CU
    Germans repairing telephone wires. Pan down repairing telephone wires



    Prague, Czech: Gen. view Prague. Semi view people with Masaryk
    banner. Top view & CU mass crowd. Long view balcony. CU Gen. Syrovy. Long Gens.
    Syrovy & Krejci leaving. Pan car drives away with Generals.



    Good Scenes.



    Gen. view Prague Street. Top
    view & semi view people marching. Gen. view crowd in square. CU ministers...
    Soukup...Necas...Hampl...Bechyne...Derer...Malypeth...Jezek...Syrovy.



    ORIG.NIG.



    ASCH., CZECH.:
    SUDETEN-GERMAN/CZECH CRISIS.



    Preparations for Entry
    of Germans. Gen. view of Asch. Semi view giving out Swastika armlets. Gen. view
    crowds in Asch street. Semi view kids with Nazi flags. Semi view lorry loaded
    with furniture. Long view German cars passing crowd in street. Travel shot crowd
    giving Nazi salute.



    Whitehall, England: 700 GERMAN
    Ex-Servicemen in London.



    Gen. view crowd around
    Cenotaph. Long view German Ex-servicemen walk out with wreath. CU laying wreath
    pan up to 'Glorious Dead'



    Good Scenes.



    Gen. view boat arriving at Greenwich. Gen. view Ex-servicemen
    on deck. CU German ex-servicemen with row of medals. Semi view Maj. Gen. Morris
    shaking hands with Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha..& long view. CU Duke of
    Saxe-Coburg-Goth. Shot from Westminster Bridge showing steamer "Queen Boadicea"
    alongside Embankment. CU pan of steamer showing Germans on board. CU German
    officers. Semi view Disembarking. CU German taking photograph. Gen. view
    Ex-servicemen into Westminster Hall. Semi view Ex-servicemen saluting at
    Cenotaph...Coburg in f-g. Semi view & CU wreath...showing German inscription.



    ORIG. NEG.



    Good Scenes.



    Gen view crowd in Whitehall.



    WARMINSTER, ENGLAND: Hore-Belisha Opens New Tank Corps' Barrack. Gen.
    view new barracks. Gen. view tank hangars. CU pan Hore-Belisha inspects troops.
    Gen. view Hore Belisha in tank hangar. Semi view Hore Belisha inspects tanks.
    Long view & Semi CU Hore-Belisha talks.



    Sound
    Effects.



    Belisha says that by October 1st there will
    be more than 27% of the men in the Army above the rank of private, and that he
    hopes that they will be as comfortable as we can make them.



    Good Scenes.



    Var. intr. shots of men's rooms
    in Barracks...showing cold water showers & wash-basins etc.



    ENGLAND: SUDETEN-GERMAN/CZECH CRISIS. London, England Night scenes of
    Communist Parade thru' West End.



    ENGLAND: SUDETEN
    GERMAN/CZECH CRISIS. DOWNING STREET, ENGLAND Ministers at No. 10.



    Pan down Downing Street to Gen. view. Semi view police in
    crowd. Long view & semi view crowd. CU's types. CU woman. Gen. view lorries.
    Semi view bringing out stretchers. Long view putting stretchers on lorry. Semi
    view Ministers into No. 10. CU Inskip arriving. Semi CU Kingsley
    Wood...arriving. CU pan Hoare...arriving.



    Good
    Scenes.



    Semi view Deputation from Engineering Union.
    Long view Chamberlain out of car & into. No. 10..& semi view. CU Chamberlain
    waves outside No. 10 holding trilby.



    ENGLAND:
    SUDETEN-GERMAN/CZECH CRISIS Heston, England Chamberlain Arrives Home After
    Second Visit to Hitler.



    Gen. view British Airways
    Airliner (G-AFGN) arrives & lands. CU Chamberlain out of plane. Long view
    Chamberlain walks & shakes hands with Halifax. CU Chamberlain shakes hands. Semi
    CU Chamberlain talks.



    Sound Effects.



    Chamberlain says that until he's reported to the British &
    French governments he cannot say anything, but he hopes that all concerned will
    solve the Czech. problem peacefully.



    Good Scenes.



    Gen. View Airliner landing at Heston from 2nd Visit
    to Hitler. CU Chamberlain at Heston...without hat.



    ENGLAND: SUDETEN-GERMAN/CZECH CRISIS. Parliament, England 700 German
    Ex-Servicemen Visit England. Gen. view Houses of Parliament taken over Thames.
    Pan down Big Ben to germans entering. Semi view Germans entering. Semi view
    Germans into Westminster. Gen. view germans in Hall... showing beams of light.
    CU Inskip at mike. Gen. view intr. Germans in Hall.



    ORIG.NEG.



    Good Scenes.



    2
    good Gen. views of Parliament taken from Thames.



    ENGLAND: SUDETEN-German/CRISIS. 700 German Exservicemen in England. Greenwich,
    England Gen. view S.S. 'Monte Pascoal' at Greenwich.



    Personalities - Politicians; Germany; Czechoslovakia; Military - Active; General
    Jan Sirovy (1885-1938), Premier of Czechoslovakia; Ethnic Minorities; Adolf
    Hitler (1889-1945), Camera Effects; Leslie Hore-Belisha (1893-1957), 1st Baron
    Hore-Belisha; (Arthur) Neville Chamberlain (1869-1940), Edouard Daladier
    (1884-1970), Self-Reference; Great Britain




    Initials


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    Film ID:
    VLVAEA9AN9201WKCWS46PLGH6TDDV
    Media URN:
    VLVAEA9AN9201WKCWS46PLGH6TDDV
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/09/1938
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:11:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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