1st China - Tschiangkaischek Shanghai Tschiangkaischek and wife go (half total) on the stand of a racetrack. Tschiangkaischek speaks (total). Huge audience amount (total). Tschiangkaischek and women waving (total).
(13 m) 02 Brunsbüttelkoog - shipwreck on the Elbe the salvage ship "Endurance" during salvage operations (half total). A lifeboat is lowered (total). A diver appears to secure the lifting ropes under water (total). The lifting Trossen (large). The divers will return on Board (total). The sunken ship, the Fährdampfer "Lichtwark" comes to the surface (total).
(33 m) 03 Berlin - explosion at the Alexander barracks debris and fires (half total). Dr. Werner, Mayor and police chief Marquis the spot (half total) on. Firefighters extinguish with hoses (total). The police moves in (total). Women come from surrounding vulnerable houses with luggage (total). The rubble is a typewriter (half total).
(28 m) 04. President Truman speaks United States - Churchill in Fulton and Churchill drive in an open car (total). Both are on the terrace of a House (half total), Truman waving with the hat, showing Churchill the V sign. The University of Westminster, Churchill is Honorary (half total). Truman speaks (half total). Churchill on the lectern (total). The audience in the University (total).
(33 m) 5th Berlin - baths for babies sign "small children's pool". A woman with a baby carriage (total) comes and takes the baby out of the car. Children are pulled out to the changing table (total). Babies (large) laughing and crying. Mothers bathe the babies (big). The single temperaments of children: Crying and laughing.
(31 m) 6th London grants (total) on debris in London. An excavator gives away (total) debris. Rubble of the Parliament building (half total). Clean-up work at the Parliament building (half total). Big Ben (half total).
(28 m) 7 Sport (34 m) a. Motorcycle racing on the ice motorcycle racing on a lake in Sweden (total). The driver in the curves (total). The ride through the destination (total). Viewers (half total). Winner: Bertil Karlsson.
(18 m) b. rowing in Cambridge with female helmsman rowers carry their boat in the water (total). A woman as a helmsman on Board (half-total). The rowers at the training on the water (half total).
(16 m) 8th Nuremberg - the defense of courtroom (half total). The defendants (total) General Bodenschatz on the witness stand (total). Prosecutor Jackson speaks (half total). Marshal milk as a witness (total). Göring and Hess on the dock (half total). General field marshal Kesselring is asked Jackson what he did from the concentration camps. Reply Kesselring (quote): "I thought it German terms for something abnormal, that a State has been formed in the State, in which, according to certain things from the public were locked." Göring (total) enters the witness box and talks about the seizure of power (original): "It was obvious for us that, if we would come to power, we were determined to keep this power under all circumstances." Question: "did you which connections to Quisling?" Reply Göring (quote): "I've seen Quisling until long after the invasion of Norway, for the first and only time. He was in Berlin, visited me, we had a short trivial conversation. Previously, a man of him, Me neither personally knew, in other words before the outbreak of the war, has sent a letter to me, which was shown here, and to which I personally can't remember, because such letters were also hardly presented me after our practice. This is but indifferent."
(99 m) 9 industry under construction - Buderus - Wetzlar worker on the way to work (total). Blast furnace (large). Commissioning of the first blast furnace at Buderus Wetzlar. Lieutenant-Colonel White is the blast furnace (half total). Representatives of the military Government and the State of Hesse talk (total). Iron River (half total). Blast furnace in operation. Smoking chimneys (large).
01 China: Tschiangkaischek in Shanghai on the Shanghai Racecourse urges to a crowd of over 200'000, to welcome Generalissimo Tschiangkaischek and his wife, who visit the city for the first time again after the eight-year war against Japan.
In Tschiangkaischek, the President of the Republic of China, the hope of the whole country on continued unity and peace embodies.
02. Brunsbüttel-Koog: shipwreck on the Elbe the salvage ship "Endurance" is located on the lower Elbe, to lift the Hamburger Fährdampfer "Lichtwark", which sank in heavy weather.
102 passengers and crew members were killed in this accident. Only 9 man could be saved.
A diver the lifting lines initially attached to the ship's hull, which lies at a depth of 16 meters.
The steam winches begin to work, slowly comes the "Lichtwark" on the surface. 7tägiger work can be pumped and transported to the investigation of accident Fährdampfer.
In Berlin, a far-reaching disaster occurred.
The Alexander barracks in the city, which served as police property, was destroyed by a massive explosion and set on fire.
Dr. Werner, Mayor and police chief Marquis at the accident site.
The disaster was created by careless handling of a grenade. 2000 Zentner ammunition came to the discharge. The disaster demanded several dead and 120 injured.
Many of the surrounding houses were damaged and had to be cleared. Thousands were left homeless.
03. United States: Churchill speaks President Truman in Fulton and Fulton Winston Churchill visited the place in the State of Missouri. Missouri is closer home to President Trumens.
In a ceremony, Churchill received the degree of honorary doctor of the University of Westminster by Fulton. Then, President Truman, who has also acquired an academic degree at this University, introduced Churchill as orator.
Churchill thanked the doctorate in humorous form for the ceremony and spoke then about half a relish to the 3,000 who were present.
04. Berlin: Swimming pool for baby's at the urban hospital in Kaulsdorf, in the Russian sector of Berlin, opened a bathhouse for the smallest. Many mother home lacking coal, could allow its smallest in this way the daily warm bath.
The use is free.
In the bathtub, the various temperaments show already clear.
The silent lovers...
And one that doesn't like to lather himself makes.
London grants on day and night working on the removal of the air-raid shelter in London with special machines.
Here it is the Haymarket - the Hay market - which now regains its peace-like appearance. Also the new of Parliament building is preceded by a thorough clean up, 1941 was destroyed by bombs in part.
Stonemasons, bricklayers and other artisans are at work, around the Parliament building in the old form, but rise from new material can be.
06. sports in Sweden are still wintry to: on the bare ice of a lake a motorcycle races, the first after a 7-year-old break.
Round by round changes the leadership, and 8000 spectators come despite the cold fully at their own expense - if they have used for betting on the right.
The winner was Bertil Karlsson - Sweden's fastest man on the ice.
For the first time in the history of English rowing, a woman controls a boat in Cambridge.
To directs eight American soldiers who attend the training fighting as a team, with delicate hand. Unfortunately, you will not see the handsome tax man in the famous race for Oxford against Cambridge as the Endkämpfe between the two university teams are held.
07. Nuremberg: The Defense In the trial a new, important phase began: the defense. Each of the accused has the right to testify for themselves and with defendants. In addition, a number of witnesses in the court room will appear.
The former General Bodenschatz is the first discharge witness of Göring. According to the survey by the Defender every witness may be subject to even a cross-examination of the prosecution.
The American Chief Prosecutor Jackson.
After Bodenschatz, the former Marshal tried to relieve his former boss Göring especially on issues of upgrading milk. The German air force, he said, should serve only to the defense. The British Prosecutor of Roberts affiliated reminded him of the Göring, saying according to which the German air force should spread across the world like a revenge Corps.
Generally, the witness admitted that Göring had created the Gestapo and the concentration camps. The former field marshal Kesselring was interviewed by the American Chief Prosecutor Jackson what he held by these institutions.
(Answer sound Kesselring)
Then he joined accused No. 1, Göring, in his light grey fantasy uniform in the stand. The questions of his defenders were so, Göring could deliver a broad representation of political development since his meeting with Hitler. About the so-called Machtergreifung, he said: (original sound Göring) also foreign policy issues were discussed.
(Original sound Göring)
Göring said, taken together, thirteen hours. He was interrupted by the prosecution, nor by the judges.
08. Germany: The construction industry almost all German blast furnaces are since the war still. After the Allied Control Council has set the German steel production to 5.8 million tons a year, the first blast furnace in the American zone was blown again.
Representatives of the military Government, the State Government and the economy of greater Hesse were present and pointed to the importance of this step to revive the economy in speeches.
Lieutenant-Colonel White is the blast furnace.
It is the blast furnace no.1 of the over 200-year-old company of Buderus in Wetzlar.
There 6,000 tonnes produced monthly pig iron, from which to win steel in the finishing process.
But steel is the backbone of the economy, and fuming furnaces mean: building!
01. Chiang Kai Shek in Shanghai
Shanghai Race Track has gathered a crowd of over 200 000 to welcome Generalissimo Chiang and his wife on their first visit to the city after 8 years of war against Japan.
Chiang Kai Shek, the president of the Chinese republic, represents the hope of the entire land in a permanent unity and peace.
02. Ship Disaster On The Elbe
The salvage ship "Ausdauer" has anchored on the Lower-Elbe to lift the ferry-steamer "Lichtwark", which sunk during a heavy gale.
162 passengers and members of the crew lost their lives. Only nine could be rescued.
A diver fastens the hawsers to the ship - 48 ft below the surface.
The steam-windlasses now begin to work and hoist the "Lichtwark" gradually to the surface.
After a weeks work the wreck can be pumped dry and towed off for official investigation.
Another large-scale disaster occured in Berlin. The Alexander barracks which at the time was housing police troops was destroyed and burned down after a heavy explosion.
Town mayor Dr. Werner and police president Markgraf inspect the scene of the disaster.
The explosion was caused by careless handling of a hand-grenade, setting off 2'000 ctrs. of ammunition.
Many were killed and 120 hurt.
Every house in the vicinity was damaged and had to be evacuated, making thousands homeless.
Churchill Speaks in Fulton
President Truman and Winston Churchill recently visited Fulton in the president's home state, Missouri.
Mr. Churchill receives an Honourary Degree at the Westminster University in Fulton.
Then President Truman who himself holds a Fulton degree introduces Churchill to the audience.
Churchill acknowledges bestowal of the degree in his own humourous manner and then addresses the assembly of 3'000 in a half-hour speech.
04. Bathing Baby Beauties
The municipal Kaulsdorf hospital in the Russian Sector of Berlin recently opened a bathing etablishment for babies. Here, mothers who have no fuel at home can give their little ones a daily warm bath.
There is no charge.
No place like the bath tub for showing up the different temperaments.
The sanguine ...
The not so sanguine ...
And one young lady who is allergic against soap.
05. London Cleans Up
Special equipment is busy day and night to clear away the airraid shelters in London.
This is Heymarket getting back into pre-war shape.
Simultaneously, reconstruction work starts on the House of Parliament which was partly damaged in 1941. First, rubble and ruins have to be removed.
Stone-masons, bricklayers and other workmen are engaged in reconstructing the House of Parliament as it was.
06. Sport News
In still wintry Sweden a motorcycle race is staged on a frozen glass-like lake, the first one of it's kind for seven years.
Round after round the lead changes and the 8'000 spectators get more than their money's worth of thrills.
The winner is Bertil Carlsson - Swedens dirttrack King of the Ice.
For the first time in British boating history a girl steers a crew. With tender hand she navigates eight U.S. servicemen through the swirling water. Alas the pretty cox will not be a showpiece of the boat-raced between Oxford and Cambridge as that matter can only be settled between the two University teams themselves.
07. Nuremberg The defence
A new important phase of the Nuremberg Trial commences. The defence. Each of the accused has the right to speak for himself and for his fellow accused. Besides, a large number of witnesses for the defendants, will be heard in court.
The former General Bodenschatz is the first witness for Goering.
Each witness can - after questioning by the defence - also be crossexamined by the prosecution.
The American Chief prosecutor Jackson.
After Bodenschatz the former Field-Marshal Milch testifies for his former chief Goering, particularly in all questions concerning rearmament.
The German air-force, he sais, was created only for defence-purposes.
The British prosecutor Roberts thereupon reminds him of Goerings statement that the German air-force was to spread itself over the globe like a corps of revenge.
All witnesses admit that Goering was the creater of the Gestapo and the concentration-camps. The former Field-Marshal General Kesselring was asked by the American chief prosecutor to give his opinion on these institutions.
(Answer Kesselring: original sound)
Then defendant Number One in his light-grey dress-uniform appears on the witness' stand.
Replying to his counsels questions, Goering is allowed to give an extensive review of the political development since his first meeting with Hitler. Concerning the so-called "assumption of power" he says.
(Original speech Goering)
Foreign politics were also discussed.
(Original speech Goering)
Altogether, Goering Spoke for 13 hours. He was interrupted neither by the prosecution nor by the judges.
08. Industrial Reconstruction
Almost all Germans blast-furnaces have been idle since the end of the war. Now, after the Allied Control Committee has fixed the quota of German steel production at 5,8 million tons a year, the first furnace in the American Zone is put into action again.
Representatives of the Milit. Governm., the German Governm. and of the industrial groups of Greater Hesse attend and stress in speeches the great importance of this step towards the revival of industry.
Lt. Col. White starts the furnace which belongs to the 200 year old Buderus works in Wetzlar. About 6'000 tons of ore will be produced here each month, which in turn will be refined into steel. Steel is the backbone of industry and so the smoking furnaces symbolize: Reconstruction.
Persons in the Film
Bodenschatz ; Churchill, Winston ; Göring, Hermann ; Hess, Rudolf ; Jackson, Robert ; Kesselring ; Markgraf ; Milch, Erhard ; Truman, Harry ; Tschiangkaischek ; Herzog, Werner ; White, Brad ; Karlsson, Bertil
Sweden ; Cambridge ; Wetzlar ; London ; Berlin ; Fulton ; Nuremberg ; Brunsbüttelkoog ; Shanghai
Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Higher education ; Industry ; Justice ; Disasters ; Children ; Explosions ; fire protection ; Fire Brigade ; motor sports ; Rowing ; Shipping ; sports audience, sports spectator ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Cities ; Debris ; war crimes, war crimes ; Listener ; Construction ; Fire brigade ; Industrial ; aftermath of war
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