• Short Summary

    Dr. Konrad Adenauer, the West German Chancellor, celebrated his 85th birthday Jan 5 at Bonn,?

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    LV Cars arrive at Palais
    0.05


    SV Troops
    0.08


    SV Adenauer arrives
    0.13


    LV Troops march towards
    0.17


    GV Palais
    0.20


    LV Entrance Palais
    0.24


    CU Flag on building
    0.27


    SV Int Adenauer with children
    0.31


    CU Adenauer
    0.33


    SV Receives pictures from girl
    0.37


    CU Girl holds cushion
    0.40


    SV Adenauer with cushion
    0.43


    SV Adenauer gives chocolate to children
    0.46


    LV Ditto
    0.50


    SV Adenauer, and ministers arrival
    0.57


    SV Adenauer presented with flowers, greetings
    1.04


    CU Adenauer talks to Globke
    1.07


    SV & CU Sketching Adenauer
    1.13


    SV Adenauer talks to Brandt
    1.20


    SV Adenauer receives book
    1.23


    SV & CU Adenauer looks at book
    1.30


    SV Adenauer drinks toast
    1.35


    CU Adenauer
    1.38


    SV Looks at garden
    1.42


    CU Adenauer talks
    1.46


    SV & CU Adenauer drinks with ministers
    1.55



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    Background: Dr. Konrad Adenauer, the West German Chancellor, celebrated his 85th birthday Jan 5 at Bonn, West Germany. He went to church in the morning; and then procession of people called at the Palais Schaumburg to congratulate him.

    He inspected members of the Border Police and the Bundeswehr (Federal Defense Force) ... and met a group of orphans who had came to wish him a happy birthday. The Chancellor returned the Compliment with a bar of chocolate for each child. Dr. Adenauer's own grandchildren presented him with a cushion.

    Among the other callers; Federal President Dr. Heinrich Lubke; Dr. Otto Dibelius, Bishop of Berlin-Brandenburg, and leader of the German Evangelical church; foreign Affairs Minister Dr. Heinrich von Brentano; Vice-President of the Bundestag (Federal Diet) Professor Carlo Schmidt; Minister of the Interior Dr. Gerhard Schroeder; Minister of Economics Affairs Dr. Ludwig Erhard; and the Mayor of West Berlin, Herr Willy Brandt. State Secretary Globke was another caller.

    And from the West German Cabinet ... a gift of two ornaments for Dr. Adenauer's garden.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEQMMPJ2IQ1QOBC25GJ4W0XIGO
    Media URN:
    VLVAEQMMPJ2IQ1QOBC25GJ4W0XIGO
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/01/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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