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  • Short Summary

    A United Nations commission about the Balkans takes place in Thessalonika, Greece.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    United Nations Balkan commission in Greece.

    L/S general view of mass demonstration in Thessalonika which greeted the members of the Commission. Crowd carry banners with slogans on them. L/S back view of demonstrators carrying flags, marching down a street. M/S the Australian delegate, Mr. Bertam Ballard. M/S the Chinese delegate Dr. Chao Tsun Hain (dark shots). L/S the mass meeting again.

    M/S side view of Mr Dialetis, representative of the Greek Committee, addressing the meeting. C/U the United Kingdom delegate, Mr. W. L. C. Knight. M/S Mexican delegate, Dr. Francisco Castillo Najera. Various shots as the delegates pose for photographs on the steps of the building. M/S as they enter the building.

    Various shots loaded lorries, occupants carrying slogans, driving through the streets. M/S demonstrators marching through the streets. M/S the US delegate, Admiral Alan G. Kirk, at the meeting. Various shots of the mass meeting. M/S the French delegates, M. Emille Chervariat, at the meeting of the Commission.

    Cataloguer's note: cuts for story 'First Public UNO Meeting in Thessalonika' in 47/100 on *PM1199*.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:27:03:00 / 01:29:57:00
    UN 1874 C

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