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World Wide Survey: Argentina - New Leader Acclaimed


Series Name
British Movietone News


Issue No.
Date Released
3 Oct 1955
Date submitted
28 Sep 1955
Stories in this Issue:
  1. 1World Wide Survey: France - A Postman’s Holiday
  2. 2World Wide Survey: Austria - Army’s First Parade
  3. 3World Wide Survey: Sweden - Tribute to Famous Sculptor
  4. 4World Wide Survey: Turkey - Finance Conference
  5. 5World Wide Survey: Israel - Border Incident
  6. 6World Wide Survey: Israel - Oil Strike
  7. 7World Wide Survey: USA - The President’s Illness
  8. 8World Wide Survey: Argentina - New Leader Acclaimed
  9. 9World Wide Survey: Cambodia - Elections
  10. 10World Wide Survey: South Africa - Last Rugger Test
  11. 11World Wide Survey: Great Britain - What’s the Time


Story No. within this Issue
8 / 11
Section Title
World Wide Survey
MOVIETONE CARD TITLE: Argentina - New President. DESCRIPTION: Large crowds in Buenos Aires filled the Plaza de Mayo as General Eduard Lonardi assumed the Presidency of Argentina. SHOTLIST: GV several shots of large crowd in Plaza de Mayo. CU General Eduardo Lonardi being inaugurated as President. CU people in streets with banners. SCU demonstrators ransacking the Eva Peron Academy of Culture. PERON STATUES - SCU sculptor working on statue. CU bust of Juan Peron. CU bust of Eva Peron.
Politics and government
Buenos Aires; Argentina
Footage sources
United States of America
Card file number
Geoffrey Sumner
Length of story (in feet)
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