• Short Summary

    A THIRD FRENCH FINANCE MINISTER FOR THE DE GAULLE GOVERNMENT - IN OFFICE SINCE MID-1958 - TOOK UP HIS POST JAN 19 - AFTER FORMER PRIME MINISTER ANTOINE PINAY AND HIS SUCCESSOR, FORMER BANK OF FRANCE GOVERNOR M.

  • Description

    1.
    GV EXT..FINANCE MINISTRY
    0.08

    2.
    SV INT..LEFT TO RIGHT..GISCARD D'ESTAING, BAUMGARTNER AND ANOTHER
    0.16

    3.
    SV PRESSMEN
    0.21

    4.
    CU D'ESTAING
    0.25

    5.
    CU BAUMGARTNER
    0.29

    6.
    CU OFFICIAL WATCHES
    0.31

    7.
    SV D'ESTAING AND BAUMGARTNER SHAKE HANDS
    0.33

    8.
    SV DITTO
    0.35

    9.
    SV PRESSMEN LEAVE
    0.44



    Initials JRG/S/MR/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A THIRD FRENCH FINANCE MINISTER FOR THE DE GAULLE GOVERNMENT - IN OFFICE SINCE MID-1958 - TOOK UP HIS POST JAN 19 - AFTER FORMER PRIME MINISTER ANTOINE PINAY AND HIS SUCCESSOR, FORMER BANK OF FRANCE GOVERNOR M.WILFRID BAUMGARTNER: M.VALERY GISCARD D'ESTAING, AT 36 ONE OF THE YOUNGEST IN THIS POST IN FRENCH HISTORY.

    M. D'ESTAING - HE WAS M. BAUMGARTNER'S DEPUTY - INHERITS THE HEADACHE OF ALL FRENCH FINANCE MINISTERS - AND THE TAXPAYER - OVER THE LAST SEVEN YEARS:THE CRIPPLING DRAIN ON THE TREASURY TO PAY FOR THE FRENCH ARMED FORCES IN ALGERIA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAENBCRWIWNKUKJA9UJ7AV4WIGG
    Media URN:
    VLVAENBCRWIWNKUKJA9UJ7AV4WIGG
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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