• Short Summary

    West German Chancellor Professor Erhard pays a visit to London.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "London. Welcome To Dr. Erhard".


    GV Victoria Station. SV The Prime Minister, Sir Alec Douglas-Home and Mr RA 'Rab' Butler waiting on platform for train to arrive. LV Pan, as train arrives in station. SV Crowd. SV Pan, as Professor Ludwig Erhard, German Chancellor steps from the train and is greeted by Sir Alec. LV Zoom in, as Dr Erhard shakes hands with Mr Butler, Dr Erhard then shakes hands with other VIPs. SV Crowd. SV Dr Erhard waving to the crowd.

    LV as Dr Erhard's car arrives outside No 10 Downing Street. LV Crowd and press. LV Pan, as Dr Erhard and Dr Schroder, German Foreign Minister walk into No 10. LV Int: as Sir Alec and Dr Erhard walk into conference room. CU. Dr Erhard and Sir Alec, Mr Butler and Dr Schroder. LV Sir Alec seated at table. CU Dr Erhard pan to CU Dr Schroder. CU Sir Alec. GV The men sitting round the table.

    GV The Mansion House. SV Pan, Earl / Lord Louis Mountbatten arrives. SV Pan, Dr Ludwig Erhard arriving. SV Crowds. SV Int: Dr Erhard is greeted by the Mayor, he then kisses the Mayoress's hand. GV Luncheon in progress. SV The Lord Mayor, Alderman C James Harman speaking in German. He starts speaking and ends, after he has proposed a toast to Dr Erhard. SV Press photographers. SV From left to right: The Lord Mayor, Mr Butler and Dr Erhard. CU Dr Erhard.


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    Film ID:
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    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:44:37:00 / 01:47:45:00

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