1 Munich: International Youth Conference poster "Welcome to Munich to the international youth rally" in different languages. Debris of houses, in the background the towers of the Church of our Lady. The bunker hotel "Hotel City". Guests at the reception and at the stair hinaufgehen. Tram travels through road. Road sign "Siblings Scholl-Platz". Young people in the Auditorium of the University. Among those present of André Gide, half-close, Ernst Wiechert, half close, Erich Kästner, half-close. Harry Wilde, editor-in-Chief of the magazine "Echo der Woche" keeps opening speech, half close to the original sound. "We To want To give the possibility of German youth, contact abroad, but we wanted To give opportunity also abroad to ensure that the bulk of the German youth to is ready to attach themselves in the European culture, if you give her the chance." Clapping audience. André Gide goes to the lectern and speaks, half close to the original sound. Several speakers and panelists. (67 m) 02 Truman in Truman Canada upon arrival at the train station in Ottawa, total. Close-up of Truman with Governor General Viscount Alexander. In addition to Truman Prime Minister Mackenzie King, half-close. Truman speaks before the Canadian Parliament, half close to the original sound. The members of Parliament stand up smack after the speech.
(30 m) 03. streiflichter from Germany a. Mühlheim / Ruhr: Freiburger passionsspiele long shot of the city. Open air theatre and total viewers. Images of scene of the passion of Christ from the entry into Jerusalem to his crucifixion.
(18 m) b. Berlin: water hygiene refer to two men of the Institute for water and air hygiene water water samples. Water sample is taken from the water pipe. Investigation of the water in the laboratory. Technician puts on glasses and studied bacteria.
(31 m) c. Hamburg: Hotel ship bombed-out passenger steamer St. Louis in the port of St. Louis. People go over bridge to the ship. People in the hotel ship. Dining room, writing room, hairdresser. Sleeping room with beds one above the other. People on lounge chairs on the aft deck.
(26 m) 04. horse racing at Ascot visitors of the race at Ascot. The Royal couple in a with horse team arrives. King George greets with grey cylinder. Race visitors with cylinders. Ladies elegant hats. Racing display. Start of the race, total. Horse touches the barrier and falling with rider. The horse Reynard Volent WINS with three lengths. The King and Queen and the princesses Elizabeth and Margaret in the stands, half-close. The winning horse and Jockey, half-close.
(46 m) 05. Frankfurt / Main, Germany: meeting of the dual-zone Economic Council black flags on tall masts. The representative of the British military Government speaks before microphone "Radio Frankfurt" Lieutenant-General MacReady, half close. The representative of the American authority speaks, Clarence Adcock big. The elected President of the Office of Dr. Erich Köhler delivering opening speech, half-close.
(30 m) 06 agreement in India Indians in the streets of New Delhi. Lord Louis Mountbatton in addition to Nehru, half close to the settlement negotiations. Map of India. Northern provinces to set up under the leadership of Mohamed Ali Jinnah as a country Pakistan with 92 million Moslems. The greater part of the country, Hindustan, should have in 250 million Hindus Nehru as head of State. Jinnah, great. Nehru, great. Gandhi gets out of car, half-close. Gandhi speaks, half-close. Nehru comes in addition to Jinnah, half-close.
(46 m) 07 sport a. Vogelsberg: race "Rund um Scots" start motor cycles with sidecar, half-close. The sidecar machines on the mountain route. Winner of the 1000 of CC sidecar class Böhm, Nuremberg, with a wreath after the race, half-close. Start the 500 cc solo machines. Riding on the track. Spectators on the side of the road. Drivers in the curve. The winner of European champion Meier, BMW, goes through the target. Meier receives wreath, half-close.
(39 m) b. Chicago: United States - Europe fight in the featherweight Amateur Boxing: Kreuger, Sweden, fighting Kedugh, United States. The American takes on the Sweden and high point winner. Total viewers. Heavyweight: The Negro Hagan fighting Colman the Irish out. The referee counts out Colman.
1st International Conference in Munich: the Youth takes the floor in Munich, the first international youth rally was Instead of after the war. The accommodation of many domestic and foreign participants caused the current difficulties. Individual celebrity guests from outside city were accommodated in the hotel - a former bunker, now converted into a hotel.
Young people from 14 countries and important representative of international intellectual life were formed in the Aula of the University.
The French writer André Gide.
The welcoming speech was Harry Wilde, editor of the magazine "Echo der Woche", carried out together with the Bavarian youth ring the meeting.
André Gide in his speech said it was tasked with the German youth themselves To find and so, with the help of the older generation, walking towards a better future. Then talked foreign and German speakers to the issues that move the German youth and the youth of the world today. With this rally, the gap is bridged for the first time since 1933 that existed between the German youth and youth of from abroad.
02. Truman in Canada President Truman paid a friendship visit the neighboring Canada. Governor General Viscount Alexander and Prime Minister Machenzie King greet him on his arrival in Ottawa. It is the first State visit of an American President in Canada.
The highlight of his visit was a speech to the Canadian Parliament.
Truman urged for still closer cooperation of Canada with the United States, a cooperation on the recovery of the world. Conditions should be created, under which the peoples of the world could perform their reconstruction on its own.
(Original sound) 03. streiflichter from Germany: a. Passionsspiele Mühlheim/Ruhr in Mühlheim on the Ruhr found Instead of performances of Freiburg passion plays after spruchkammerverfahren ban.
Much like in Oberammergau, the passion of Christ is dramatized here too.
The game begins with the arrival of Jesus in Jerusalem shows the last supper, as well as the Court of Pilate, and ending with the crucifixion.
Thousands of visitors from all parts of the Ruhr area attended this first passion play in the British zone.
b. water hygiene in Berlin, all waters are examined for their bacteria content All the time.
The Institute for water and air hygiene in Berlin-Dahlem takes rivers, lakes and beaches, but also water pipes of households, running samples of water.
The samples are then tested in the chemical laboratory. Many drains have been destroyed by the war – the water was contaminated. A strict control of the water is necessary to prevent the emergence and spread of germs.
Here, the found bacteria are detected and marked. The water brings it on the day, whether or not an area is suspicious diseases.
c. Hotel ship In the port of Hamburg, the 16,000-ton passenger steamer "St. Louis" - is burnt out and destroyed by bombs. The ship is seaworthy No more - it can be considered land-efficient yet. The cabins preserved and rooms were converted to a hotel with 200 beds.
A former Captain runs the ship in the harbour as hotel Director. Like a large hotel there is also a dining room, a smoking room and a salon, there are even Barber shops.
Hapag, which belongs to the ship, so for all the comforts made on the aft deck, guests enjoy Sun and sea air with a big advantage: they can be never seasick!
04. Fashionable Ascot race Ascot has for England from time immemorial a double meaning: it is a sporting event of first class and at the same time a show of the latest fashions.
The Royal couple arrives. The King wears the traditional gray cylinder, which has dominated the skyline of the mens clothing at Ascot. As you can see: the cylinder was quite "on top again" this year.
The weather was this year especially the ladies. Radiant Sun were used all elegant or whimsical creations of fashion in the best light.
And now the race itself: the start of the main race of the day works excellent. 23 horses go to the 4-kilometre track. Including three French horses. An English horse leads - "Garter Club". ...
But soon settles the last year's winner "Reynard Volent" at the top and gaining more and more ground.
An exciting incident! The horse "Good Afternoon" touches the barrier. Fall of horse and rider.
Unchallenged, "Reynard Volent" WINS with three lengths. An English victory in the race from Ascot interrupts the success series of French horses.
05. "A historic opportunity" two zones - Business Council in Frankfurt in Frankfurt am Main, the city of St. Paul's Church, the schwarz-rot-goldenen flags fly again.
The Economic Council of the United British American areas met for its inaugural session.
The representative of the British military Government, Lieutenant-General Mac ready, described the formation of the new Office as "a historic opportunity" for the benefit of the entire population. He stressed the independence of the Economic Council as a German institution with their own initiative and responsibility. The representatives of American authorities, Olarance Adcock, secured to the effective assistance of both military governments.
The Hessian Minister stock stressed that Frankfurt was elected to the seat of the Economic Council for reasons of expediency and not for political reasons.
Dr. became President of the new Office Erich Köhler. He promised in his inaugural speech that the two areas Business Council will be no talking shop, but a place of serious and practical work.
06. agreement in India the Indian problem - crucial has been resolved for the fate of 300 million people - by a British compromise proposal.
The Congress Party of Hindu abandons their hope for a State unit, while the Muslim League acceptierte considerable territorial limitations.
Lord Louis Mountbatten, India's 20th and last Viceroy, led the lengthy and often desperate appearing negotiations as a representative of the British Crown and mediator between the opposing Indian parties.
India is divided according to the Mountbatten plan in a Hindu and a Muslim State.
Two large areas in the North under the leadership of Mohamed Ali Jinnah make up the future state of Pakistan with a population of 92 million Muslims. The greater part of the country - the future Hindustan - includes 250 million Hindus, whose head of State will be Pandit Nehru.
Also Mahatma Gandhi considered the Mountbatten plan today as the only way to end the internal strife, which demanded the lives of 12,000 Hindus and Muslims in the past year alone.
Pakistan and Hindustan will initially receive the status of a British Dominions.
The world hopes that 300 million Indians now will reach peace and harmony.
07. sports: a. Scots race for the 15th time was Instead of on the bird mountain in upper Hesse the traditional mountain race "Rund um Scots".
Start of the sidecar machines.
On the 16-kilometer circuit supplied license - and fights exciting card drivers of all classes in front of 100,000 spectators.
Winner remained Böhm, Nuremberg on NSU in the 1000 of CC sidecar class.
The main event was the race of the five hundreds solo machines. On the hilly and twisty track, European champion Meier proved that his technique is unmatched. He won on his BMW machine with an hourly by 120 kilometres and achieved the fastest time of the day.
b. boxes, United States in Chicago, a relay of the best European amateur boxer fought against the elite of America.
Here the fight in the featherweight. Kreuger, Sweden, in black pants, against Kedugh.
The Americans showed an unusual clout. The Swede didn't get a chance, to play its better technology. The Americans won the superior point.
And now the fight in the heavyweight division. The Negro Hagan is Irish Colman of the Gong hit of the first superior.
In the second round, The end comes. Hagan suggests the representatives of Europe's knockout
American boxer 14: 2 points won in the overall result.
01. International Meeting in Munich
The first post-war International Youth Congress was held in Munich. The housing of the many national and foreign participants brought the usual difficulties. Several foreign guests were housed in Hotel City, a former air-raid shelter.
The great hall of Munich University was the scene of the meeting. Young people from 14 lands and important representatives of international intelligensia attended.
The great French writer André Gide. Ernst Wiechert. Erich Kästner.
Harry Wilde, publisher of the weekly "Echo der Woche", made the inaugural speech. The "Echo der Woche", together with the Bavarian Youth Circle were in charge of the proceedings.
André Gide in his address said that it was the task of German youth to make its own way, and together with the help of the elder generation go on towards a better future.
Then the foreign and German speakers dealt with the problems which to-day concern German youth and the youth of the world.
With this demonstration, for the first time since 1933 the gap is bridged which existed between German youth and youth from abroad.
02. President Truman in Canada
President Truman pays a friendly visit to neighbouring Canada. On his arrival in Ottawa he is welcomed by Governor-General Viscount Alexander and Prime Minister Mackenzie King. This is the first State visit of an acting Us President to Canada.
Climax of his visit was Truman's address before Parliament. Truman asked for closer cooperation between Canada and the USA, a cooperation for the recovery of the world. Conditions have to be established under which the people of the globe can reconstruct their lives by their own efforts.
03. News Flashes from Germany:
a. Passion Play in Muehlheim/Ruhr
After a forced recess for 12 years the Freiburg Passion Play resume performances.
As in Oberammergau, Christ's Passion is dramatized. The play begins with Jesus entering Jerusalem, then it show the Last Supper, the Trial before Pilate, and ends with the Crucifixion.
Thousands of spectators from all parts of the Ruhr saw the first Passion Play in the British Zone.
b. Water Hygienics
In Berlin all waters are being examined for bacteria. The Institute for Water and Air Hygiene in Berlin-Dahlem takes samples from the rivers, lakes and bathing establishments and also the water pipes of the households.
These samples are then examined in the chemical laboratory. During the war many filters were destroyed and the water became dirty.
A thorough check of the water is necessary to prevent the formation and spread of epidemic agents.
Here the bacteria is found and identified.
c. Hotel Ship
In Hamburg Harbour is anchord the 16.000 ton passenger steamer "St. Louis" - scorched by fire and hit by bombs. The ship is no longer able to sail - but it can still be used for other purposes. So the usable cabins and rooms were remodeled into a hotel with 200 beds. A former Captain manages the ship hotel in the harbour.
As in any big hotel there is a dining room, a smoking room, a saloon and even a hairdresser. Hapag, which is the owner of the ship, provides everything.
On the afterdeck the guests enjoy sun and sea-breezes without becoming seasick.
04. Fashionable Ascot
Ascot races have always meant two things: a first class sporting event and an up-to-date fashion show. The King wears the traditional grey top hat which rules the picture of the male fashion in Ascot. The ladies were especially favoured by the good weather. The sun put all the latest fashion creations in the right light.
And now the race: It was an excellent start.
23 horses thunder along the 4 kilometer distance, among them 3 French horses. An English horse is leads: "Garter Club". But soon last year's winner Reynard Volent", gains the lead. A thrilling incident! The horse "Good Afternoon" hits the barriere and horse and rider crash.
"Reynard Volent" wins by three lengths. Thus an English victory in the Ascot Race interrupted the series of successes for the French horses.
05. "A historical Opportunity"
The Bizonal Economic Board in Frankfurt
Over Frankfurt o/Main, the town of St. Paul's Church, the Black-Red-Golden flag is hoisted again.
The Economic Committee of the united British-American Zones assembled for a constitutional session.
The representative of the British Military Government, Lt. General Mac Cready, calles the work of the new committee as "a historical opportunity" for the advantage of the whole population.
He accented. the independence of the Economic Board as a German establishment with its own initiative and own responsibility. The representative of the Americans, Clarence Adcock, promised the assistance of both Military Governments.
The Prime Minister of Hesse, Christion Stock, pointed out that only for practical reasons and not political motives Frankfurt was chosen as the residence of the Economic Board.
President of the new office is Dr. Erich Köhler. He promised in his opening speech that the Bi-Zonal Economic Committee would not become a debating club but a scene of serious and practical work.
06. Unification in India
The Indian problem-deciding the fate of 300 million people - is solved by British suggestion for a compromise.
Tue Congress Party of the Hindus has to give up hope of a united state, while the Moslem League accepted considerable territorial reductions.
Lord Louis Mountbatton, the twentieth and last Viceroy of India, led the discussions. As representative of the British Crown and liaison between the opponent Indian parties Mountbatton established a plan after which India is divided into Hindu and Moslem States. Two large districts in the North form the future State of Pakistan, with a population of 92 millions of Mohammedans under the leadership Mohammed Ali Jinnah.
The larger part of the country - the future Hindustan - includes 250 million Hindus headed by Pandit Nehru.
For Mahatma Gandhi, too, the Mountbatton Plan seems to be the only way to cease the interior fighting which in the last year alone caused the death of 12.000 Hindus and Moslems.
At first Pakistan and Hindustan will have the status of British Dominions. The world hopes that finally 300 million Indians will find peace and unity.
07. Sports :
For the 15th time the traditional mountain race "Rund um den Schotten" was held on the Vogel mountain in Upper Hesse.
The start of the sidecar machines. On the 16 kilometer round track the drivers of all classes gave thrilling competition.
Winner in the 1.000 cubic centimeter sidecar class is Böhm, Nuremberg, on a NSU machine.
The highlight of the day was the race of the 500 ccm solos. On the severe and curving track European Champion Meier proved that his technique is matchless. He won on a BMW machine with an average speed of 120 kilometers per hour and thus scored the fastest time of the day.
b. Boxing, USA
A group of the best European amateur boxers met the American amateur in Chicago.
The feather-weight competition: Kreuger, Sweden, in black trunks against Kedugh.
The American had terrific fighting power, so that the Swede could not use his technique. The American won on points. And now the heavy weights.
The negro Hagan beat Colman of Ireland from the first stroke of the gong.
The second round brought the end. Hagan beat the representative of Europe by a k.o.
In the final score America's boxers won with 14 points to 2.
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Böhm, Hermann ; Adcock, Clarence ; Viscount Alexander ; Elizabeth von England ; Elisabeth II. von England ; Gandhi, Mahatmah ; Georg VI. von England ; Gide, André ; Jinnah, Mohammed Ali ; Kästner, Erich ; Köhler, Erich ; King, Mackenzie ; MacReady ; Margaret von England ; Mountbatten, Louis ; Nehru, Indira ; Stock, Christian ; Truman, Harry ; Wiechert, Ernst ; Wilde, Harry ; Colman ; Hagan ; Kedugh ; Kreuger ; Meier, Georg
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