Mountain guides give demonstration of rock climbing at Chamoix, France.
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Mountain guides give demonstration of rock climbing at Chamoix, France - 1946.
Elevated view of the village of Chamoix. Crowds come out of church and gather in square in front. Mountain guides with scaling ropes around their necks. Priest blesses the crowd. C/U of an old guide. C/U of local with row of medals on chest.
Several shots of mountain guides climbing the sheer face of the cliff. Guide crossing a chasm by means of a rope bridge. Staging a rescue of an "injured" man on the cliff face. Guide descending cliff carrying "injured" man on his back. Various shots of guides descending. Panorama of French Alps.