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    Delegates arriving, listening and speaking at the conference in Prague.

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    Excerpt from commentary - The French government by refusing to grant visas mad it impossible for many of the delegates to participate in the World Congress of Peace in Paris. Therefore the International committee in Paris arranged a World Congress in Prague simultaneously .....The present Congress is attended by delegates representing 600 million people - from over 30 nations.

    L.V. Elevated view of a Prague scene showing two of the Picturesque bridges. C.U. Blossom on a tree. M.S. The National Assembly building. M.S. Back view of delegates entering building. M.S. Another shot of delegates arriving S.C.U. A delegate arriving. S.C.U. A delegate getting out of a car and entering. M.S. Delegates arriving. M.S. A motor coach arriving. M.S. Delegates alighting from coach M.S People from coach entering building. S.C.U. People entering building. L.S. Elevated shot of the conference. M.S. Delegates in the audience. L.S. Hall showing speakers rostrum. M.S. Delegates with plaque. 'S.S.S.R.' in front of them. C.U. A delegate. M.S. Delegates from 'Madarsko' M.S. Women delegates from Romania. S.C.U. Delegates from 'Recko' C.U. Plague. 'China' pan up to delegate from China. C.U. Chinese woman delegate. C.U. Plaque 'Korea'. M.S. Korean delegates. M.S. Mongolian delegates. C.U. Delegate from Mongolia. L.S. Speaker on rostrum - Dr. John, Speaker of the Czech National Assembly. C.U. Dr. John. M.S. Delegates listening. LS. Speaker - Jan Drda - author and Chairman of the Congress addressing audience. C.U. Jan Drda speaking. C.U. Cut in of army officer taking notes. Looks like and American C.U. Jan Drda speaking. L.S. Audience applauding. M.S. Audience applauding L.S. Rostrum. M.S. Vaclav Kopecky, Minister of Information and Culture, addressing audience. C.U. Two delegates listening attentively. M.S. Delegates listening. M.S. Officials on platform. S.C.U. Kopecky speaking. L.S. L.S. Elevated of the assembly. M.S. Audience applauding end of speech. L.S. Audience applauding end of speech. L.S. Delegation of Czech workers filing along platform M.S. Miners' leader on rostrum giving Communist salute. L.S. Assembly clapping. M.S. Delegation of farmers on rostrum M.S. One of the farmers addressing conference. L.S. Assembly applauding. L.S. The entire hall including balcony. M.S. Delegates rising and clapping.

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    Note: transcript of the commentary in the documentation. Brief but beautiful view looking down on the bridges.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:25:00 / 01:28:19:00
    UN 2104 D

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