01 Katholikentag in Bochum rally, in the background winding towers. Feed of the priest. Cardinal Frings speaks, half-close. Transmission of a message from Pope Pius, original sound. "As a pledge of we give you all the power of your meeting under the powerful protection of Mary, help of Christians providing fatherly love out of the abundance of the heart the Apostolic blessing." Singing "Great God we praise you" swing over people.
(44 m) 02 updates soon a. Festival in Edinburgh on the streets. Concert at Festival.
(21 m) b. Berlin: General Maxwell Taylor, new Commander of Berlin, gives press conference Maxwell Taylor at press conference, great.
(12 m) c. Leipzig: autumn fair cars on the road. People in exhibition. HO-stand. Debris clean-up. People on the street. Parade of police officers. Propaganda posters. Intouriste and HO stand for foreigners. Consumer level with large price tags. Propaganda posters FDGB. National front, people's police. Large-sized slogans "our unity and peace".
03. sports: Rolling back the Football League: a. Oberhausen: red-white Oberhausen - SV Duisburg 1:1 running of the teams in the Rhine Stadium. Playback. Spectators, half-close. Shot on goal.
Munich: Bayern Munich: Bayern Munich - SPV. Fürth 2:3 course choice. Kick-off. Bavaria shoots 1:0-operated gate. Opening goal for Fürth. Goalkeeper keeps.
c. Schweinfurt: Schweinfurt 05 - VFR Mannheim 2-1 shot on goal to Mannheim. 11 m. Mannheim WINS 2:1 (67 m) 04 Forrest Hills: tennis David Cup America - Australia men's doubles: Bromwich Sidwell, Australia, playing against Talbert Mullroy, United States. Game. Spectators, half-close. Bromwich Sidwell win in five sets. Men's singles: Ted Schröder, United States, playing against Frank Sedgman, Australia. Ted Schröder WINS. The American team with the Cup.
(49 m) 05. The opening of Parliament in Bonn artisan construction in Chamber. Cleaning women in the Federal Parliament. Flags in front of the Federal House. Karl Arnold at the lectern as President of the Bundesrat. Carlo Schmid on arrival. Arrival of Dr. Schumacher with Annemarie Renger, MC cloy, Sir Brian Robertson, Adenauer. Paul Loebe opened the meeting, actuality as interim President. "Deputies of the German Bundestag! The first session of a new Parliament through the years, oldest Member of the House is an old use. I was born on 14 December 1875 and wondering whether a member is in the House, that is born to a previous date. Apparently, this is not the case. Then I explain to the first session of the Bundestag of the Federal Republic of Germany opened." Ernst Reuter, Heinrich head as a listener. Dr. Köhler becomes the President of the Parliament Square and speaking, actuality. "Ladies and gentlemen! I assume the Office of the first President of the first Bundestag of the Federal Republic of Germany." Members of Parliament stand up.
01. the Catholic day in Bochum the Catholic population celebrated the 73rd German Katholikentag in Bochum.
500,000 believers from all over Germany and guests from 18 Nations were published.
By hilltop altar with a 25 metre honing canopy unto the Catholics of Germany's cardinal Frings. Highlight of the massive rally was a message Pope Pius XII. in German language, which was transferred from the Vatican transmitters.
(Original tone: "As a pledge of we give you all the power of your meeting under the powerful protection of Mary, the"help of Christians"providing fatherly love out of the abundance of the heart the Apostolic blessing.")
02. updates soon: a. a Festival in Edinburgh artistic event first rank: Edinburgh opened with a solemn traditional ceremony of the 3. International music and Theatre Festival.
Artists of world renown and art lovers from many countries gave themselves a tryst in the romantic capital of Scotland. The great program included concerts, Opera, drama and ballet performances.
Among the German guests were with the Berlin Philharmonic, as well as Gustaf of Gründgens "Faust" - staging. German films received in the framework of an international film festival for the screening.
Edinburgh became the art metropolis of Europe for 3 weeks.
b. General Taylor, General Maxwell Taylor, the new American commander for Berlin, held his first press conference.
General Taylor stressed that he will continue the fixed policy of General Clay and its predecessor, General Howley.
In addition, he supported the inclusion of Berlin as the 12th country in the German Federal Republic.
c. images from Leipzig Leipzig was again marked by its traditional autumn fair. Also around 700 companies from the Western zones and 54 from abroad were represented among the nearly 6,000 exhibitors. Export transactions have been concluded mostly with Eastern European States, in particular with Poland, Czechoslovakia, Romania and Finland.
Here A few street shots from the old trade fair city, which today shows a largely altered face.
Political propaganda dominated the streetscape in the days of the fair. People's police and HO shops, the Intourist Office and the female traffic policeman are equally characteristic phenomena of everyday life behind the iron curtain.
03. the Football League rolls again!
Bayern Munich - SpVgg. Fürth Schweinfurt 05 - VfR Mannheim RW Oberhausen - S.V. Duisburg the summer break is over. The football season 1949/50 has begun. In the Rhine Stadium in Oberhausen the local Red and white and the Duisburger SV of the German Oberliga faced. Duisburg can go after slight superiority in the 36th minute lead. The Red-whites are weakened by replacement, but they lose their nerve. Tropical heat reduces the speed. In the 60. The compensation falls minute. Final score 1:1.
In the German Oberliga Bayern Munich had the Spielvereinigung Fürth (black pants) to guest. The team of the traditional Fürth, that entry into the Oberliga was now again fought for made a good impression, while Bayern were visibly tired. However, succeeds in the Red pants to go with a 1-0 lead. But Fürth doesn't let up. In the 23rd minute, the game Association can compensate. And 2: 1 for Fürth says less than One minute later. The Bayern team is again in the second half and soon it is 2-2.
The Fürth powerful turn a quarter of an hour before closing. Again and again they stormed against the Münchner Tor. And just before the final whistle, they create it: 3: 2 for Spielvereinigung Fürth.
And now to Schweinfurt. Schweinfurt 05 against the German champion of VfR Mannheim played there. During the first half, the Schweinfurter are clearly superior. 1: 0 for Schweinfurt. It remains up to the half. The Mannheimer let down by poor form. Their game is little masterpiece. The struggle becomes extremely hard and at times unfair. On the dry ground, the sand whirls up - as on a cinder track.
The VfR can compensate through a penalty - and a foul of Schweinfurt defense introduces a penalty. De la vigne becomes untenable to lucky 2-1 for Mannheim.
A changeful kick-off for the new season. In any case: the Football League rolls again!
04. Forest Hills, United States of America Cup retains the Davis United States. In the final round of the Davis-Pokal, the famous trophy, the America's and Australia's players face off.
Here the double. Bromwich - Sidwell, Australia, against the Americans Talbert - Mulloy. The two first singles gained the American representatives. And now, in the doubles, they do already 6-3, 6-4. But the Australians have not discouraged. In dramatic fights, they win the 3. and 4th movement. In the last sentence insert 7 match-ball 8:.
A haarscharf placed ball and Bromwich Sidwell won the doubles in five sets. Australia has a chance to win the Davis-Pokal. The decision falls on the next day.
Ted Schröder, the winner of Wimbledon, the opponent has the Australian champion Frank Sedgman. Gonzales in the front. Schröder is in top form. His balls are beautifully positioned. It will be a losing battle for the young Australian. And here the match ball.
Frank Gonzales hits. And that's The end.
Schröder has 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 won.
America retains the Davis-Pokal with a 4-1 victory over Australia.
05. the opening of Parliament in Bonn, the Federal Republic of Germany is established. Until the last hour, architects and craftsmen worked on the completion of the plenary Assembly Hall, the centerpiece of the new Parliament building in Bonn.
On September 7, the birth of a new German State hit. The Federal Council is constituted as the first organ of the new Parliament.
Karl Arnold, Minister-President of North Rhine-Westphalia, was elected President of the Federal Council.
In the afternoon it was the formal opening sitting of the Bundestag. Meet the members and guests of honour in front of the Parliament building: Professor Carlo Schmidt Dr. Kurt Schumacher.
The American High Commissioner John McCloy.
The British High Commissioner Sir Brian Robertson.
Dr. Conrad Adenauer.
The constituent session of the Bundestag was opened by the oldest Member Paul Loebe.
Original sound: "Deputies of the German Bundestag! After an old use, the first session of a new Parliament is opened by the oldest years Member of the House. I was born on 14 December 1875 and wondering whether a member is in the House, that is born to a previous date. Apparently, this is not the case. Then I explain to the first session of the Bundestag of the Federal Republic of Germany opened."
The former President of the Economic Council, Dr. Erich Köhler, was elected President of the Bundestag.
(Original sound: "ladies and gentlemen!) I assume the Office of the first President of the first Bundestag of the Federal Republic of Germany.")
The historic day in the history of Germany and Europe ended with the first State reception of the new Federal Republic.
After 16 years of interruption, a German representative has taken over the Government again.
01. Catholic Day at Bochum
The Catholics celebrated the 73rd anniversary of German Catholic-Day at Bochum. 500.000 believers from all parts of Western Germany and guests from 18 foreign nations were present. Cardinal Frings spoke to the Catholic population of Germany. The highlight of this demonstration was a message from Pope Pius XII in German, broadcast by the Vatican broadcasting station:
Original Sound: "Putting this demonstration under the protection of the Holy Mother Mary, we bless you all."
02. Actualities in Brief:
a. Festival at Edinburgh
Edinburgh opened its third international music and theatre festival. Artists from many countries met in this romantic scottish town. Amongthe German guests were the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra und Gustaf Gründgens, who directed a "Faust" performance. German moving pictures were also shown. Edinburgh for 3 weeks became the art-metropolis of Europe.
b. General Taylor
General Maxwell Taylor, the new American Commandant for Berlin had his first Press Conference. General Taylor said that he would continue the policies of General Clay and General Howley. He recommended Berlin's reception as the 12th country into the Deutsche Bundesrepublik.
c. Pictures from Leipzig
Again this year Leipzig holds its traditional Autumn Fair. Among the 6.000 firms present at this exhibition, 700 came from the Western Zone and 54 from foreign countries. Export business mostly was done with East-European States, with Poland, Romania, Finland and Czechoslovakia. Here are shots made in the streets of this famous town, which now has a completely different face: Political propaganda is seen and felt everywhere. Volks-police, HO shops, the Intourist-office, the female traffic policeman are characteristic in this town behind the iron curtain.
03. Football Rolls Again
Bayern München vs Fürth
Schweinfurt vs Mannheim
Oberhausen vs Duisburg
The football season 1949/50 has opened. In the Rhine Stadium at Oberhausen the Oberhausen Red-White Club met the Duisburg V.S. from West-German League. After 36 minutes Duisburg leads. In spite of that Red-White keep their nerve. Tropic heat lies over the stadium. The 60th minute brings the end: a tie, 1 to 1. In the South-German League Bayern-München met the Spielvereinigung Fürth (black trousers). The Fürth football-club made a good impression while the Bavarians seemed tired. Nevertheless after a short time the Bavarians (red trousers) were leading with 1 : 0. But Fürth is on its way. In the 23rd minute the game is equal, and one minute later the game stands 2:1 for Fürth. In the second half the game stands 2:2. A quarter of an hour before the end of the game Fürth gets on the ball and shortly before the whistle they win 3:2. At Schweinfurt the Schweinfurt 05 plays against the German champion VfR Mannheim. In the first half the Schweinfurts lead. 1:0 for Schweinfurt. The Mannheimers play is disappointing. Their game is without skill. The fight is hard and sometimes not fair. But in spite of all the game ends with 2:1 for Mannheim.
04. USA Keeps the Davis Cup
Forest Hills, USA. America plays against Australia for the famous Davis Cup. Here the doubles. Bromwich-Sidwell, Australia, against the Americans Talbert - Mulloy. The first two single games had been won by the Americans - and now in the double, they are leading 6:3, 6:4. But the Australians fight hard. In a dramatic fight they win the third and fourth set. In the last set they are leading 8:7. Match ball. A sharply placed ball - and the Bromwich-Sidwell double win the game in 5 sets. Australia has one more chance to win the Davis Cup. The next day brings the decision. Ted Schroeder the winner from Wimbledon, meets the Australian champion Frank Sedgman. (Sedgman in front of the picture). Schroeder's balls are wonderfully placed. The game is without a chance for the young Australian. But here comes the match ball. Schroeder wins 6:4, 6:4, 6:3. America wins 4:1 and keeps the Davis Cup.
Persons in the Film
Bromwich ; Adenauer, Konrad ; Arnold, Karl ; Frings ; Köhler, Erich ; Loebe, Paul ; McCloy, John ; Renger, Annemarie ; Robertson, Brian ; Schmid, Carlo ; Taylor, Maxwell ; Mulloy, Gardnar ; Sedgman, Frank ; Sidwell, Billy ; Schröder, Ted ; Talbert
Forest Hills ; Oberhausen ; Munich ; Schweinfurt ; Leipzig ; Bonn ; Edinburgh ; Bochum ; Berlin
Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Flags ; festivals ; Football ; Posters, fonts, banners ; Policy ; Political events ; Police ; Press, press conferences ; Religious events ; Spoprt-Ehrungen ; sports audience, sports spectator ; sports facilities ; Cities ; Tennis ; Debris ; People ; Jobs ; Construction ; Exhibitions ; Policy ; Sports honors ; aftermath of war
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