Paul Doumer, President of France, begins his official duties.
Full title reads: "Paris. France's new President, Monsieur Paul Doumer, takes over official duties of the Republic."
Grainy shots of French President Paul Doumer standing and reading speech.
Doumer comes down steps outside building with various dignitaries. He gets into an open car with Prime Minister Pierre Laval and they are driven away.
Shots of parade for President. Military horseman provide an escort for the President's car.
Doumer. Laval and other stand in silence at the grave of the unknown warrior.