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  • Short Summary

    French Prime Minister Debre resigns - he is replaced by Georges Pompidou.

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    Unissued / Unused -

    Paris, France.

    GV Elysee Palace. MS French Tricolour flag flying over Elysee Palace entrance. MS entrance to Elysee Palace. MS Elysee Palace. MS former Minister of Economy Mr Jeanneney arriving at Elysee Palace. MS Mr Guillaumat, State Minister arrives at Elysee Palace. MS Mr Louis Joxe, Algerian affairs arrives at Elysee Palace. VS Prime Minister Mr Michel Debre arrives at Elysee Palace to offer his resignation. MS Mr Frey, Interior Minister arrives at Elysee Palace. MS Mr Buren, Transport minister arrives Elysee Palace. MS Mr Couve De Murville, Foreign Minister arrives at Elysee Palace. MS a group pose on the steps of Elysee Palace. Mr Debre, Mr Georges Pompidou, Melle Sid Cara, Andre Malraux and Louis Joxe. plus other ministers. VS French cameramen. VS Mr Debre leaving Elysee Palace after his resignation. VS Mr Pompidou the new Prime Minister leaving Elysee Palace

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 19/04/1962.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:29:00 / 01:15:22:00
    UN 3602 C

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  1. Unknown user says

    The resignation took place on 14 April 1962.

    "Mr Jeanneney" is Jean-Marcel Jeanneney.

    "Mr Guillaumat" is Pierre Guillaumat.

    "Mr Frey" is Roger Frey.

    "Mr Buren" should read Robert Buron.

    "Melle Sid Cara" should read Mlle. Sid Cara.

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