Footage of The French Prime Minister Poincare walking in Elysee gardens.
French political crisis. March 1922.
March; 1922. CU old Premier Aristide Briand; smoking cigarette. New Premier Raymond Poincare walking on path in Elysee gardens. Shot in street; journalists; photographers and newsreel cameramen gather round trying to catch the new ministers as they emerge from a meeting w/ Poincare. The new cabinet poses in 2 rows (unfortunately faces appear rather washed out). Poincare advocated a stricter stance toward German reparations payments. Government; politics.