01 Dachau: 5th anniversary of the liberation of the Assembly on the leading mountain to commemoration. Priests of various denominations. Dr. Ehard speaks, half-close. Mr. IMP, American land Commissioner, speaks. Dr. Kogon says. Foundation stone laid for Memorial Hall for the victims. Visit to the gas chambers. Unveiling of a concentration camp memorial with figure of a prisoner.
(37 m) 02. streiflichter from Germany a. beginning of nineteen rowers carry boat. Baptism of a boat. Sailing boats be made up.
(21 m) Munich: construction of schools schools of debris and damaged classrooms. Children sit in damaged class. Inauguration of a new classroom, by Munich-based newspaper founded. Construction of the Werdenfelsschule. Children sit in modern classrooms.
Jagtshausen (29 m) c.: Götz von Berlichingen boy rides on bike and is controlled by a police officer. Identification card with the name "Götz von Berlichingen". Baron von Berlichingen discusses preparations for the Festival with craftsmen. (21 m) 03 pictures from all over the world a. United States: motor boat with Jet Propulsion nozzle motor boat during test drive on Lake Washington.
(15 m) b. West Africa: French colonial Secretary visited the Sudan parade of the Princes on camels. Minister inaugurates a dam to regulate the Niger. Modern bridge. Natives perform dances.
(27 m) c. Texas: German Shepherd Dog, cat and rabbit House cat as a nurse of young rabbits. German Shepherd Dog playing with rabbit. Shepherd along with cat and rabbit.
(18 m) 04 Bayern: short courses for footballers Jakob Streitle with boys in theoretical teaching of football with magnetic figures. Training on the course. Stopping the ball and heads. Training game.
(36 m) 05. The 1st of may in West Germany and Berlin may procession and mass in Munich. Miners at may celebrations in the Ruhr area. May event on the market square in Mannheim and in the exhibition hall in Frankfurt. Berlin: aerial view of the victory column and the Brandenburg Gate. Crowds flock to the May Day celebrations on the square of the Republic. Onslaught of the Communist trade unions with red flags and pictures of Stalin in East Berlin. Rally on the square of the Republic, balloon. Flags of West German and East German countries. The Berlin bear. Ernst Reuter interview speaks: "we and us flags of the countries of the German Federal Republic, and we have the flags of countries that denied us the Soviet power, but No more long before us."
01 Dachau: Day of liberation on the central mountain of the fifth anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp's been solemnly. High Church dignitaries of the three denominations, high representatives of the Government and the authorities, as well as numerous foreign delegations silently witnessed the laying of the foundation stone to a Memorial Hall for the 240,000 murder victims of the Dachau camp.
In a speech before the crematorium, the Bavarian Minister-President, Dr. Ehard said: disgust, outrage and shame satisfy the heart, if we have to confess that all this happened on German soil.
After him the American land Commissioner for Bavaria said Mr. IMP.
The famous writer Dr. Kogon.
The site of mass destruction: the gas chambers.
At the end of the celebrations, Dr. Philipp Auerbach revealed the concentration camp Memorial.
02. streiflichter from Germany: a. beginning of nineteen the watersport season 1950 has begun. With the first days of may, the boat-houses from the Elbe River have opened its doors to the ISAR. It's most lively at the water's edge. Where are new boats for water, is baptized - according to the size with a glass of brandy.
Teams and Wochenendfahrer get ready for the big launch in sporting and romantic realm. Rivers, lakes and picturesque banks lure wintered city dwellers from all angles.
A problem of the cities of Sun on the water - a wish to the weather gods for the next six months b. inauguration of a new burst: still second schools. Classrooms are, how to - unfortunately - everywhere To find them in Germany. A wretched state, but despite the lack of money the authorities can be helped off.
A Munich newspaper opened a self-help action for the fastest elimination of this shameful state of affairs and donated even a friendly bright, appetizing clean pattern schoolroom. Recommended to imitate!
The opening ceremony in the midst of the grateful little population of the new classroom.
And here the positive example of an exemplary building of a school: the Werdenfelser school in Munich, completed this year, over 1,200 students taught in 23 classrooms. The children at the start of the new school year go in modern, clean rooms.
"Give nicer schools the children!"
c. Götz von Berlichingen small office conflict in the Württemberg.
Persons acting in concert: a bicycling Rascal on the sidewalk and a police officer, who managed his Office.
"What's your name?"
"Götz von Berlichingen!"
Fact, not officials insult! The young man is a true descendant of the famous Knight with his iron hand and the massive vocabulary.
The birthplace of Götz von Berlichingens in Jagsthausen will be the scene of an outdoor of the eponymous drama by Goethe in the summer. Baron von Berlichingen - the present Lord of the Castle - discusses the preparations for the Götz - Festspiele with the craftsmen.
03. images from all over the world: a. motor boat with Jet Propulsion in America designed this new motor racing boat with Jet Propulsion.
A test ride on Lake Washington already reached a speed of 170 kilometers per hour. The world record is 227.
And because superstitious people the boat "slow motion"-"slow motion" - baptized have hoped soon to be able to beat the world record, b. African war dances of the French colonial was a visit to the Sudan, French West Africa. Honor, the tribal chiefs held a large parade him.
This country is now one of the most profitable overseas possessions of France.
Here, tribal chiefs who have been particularly worthy to the development of the country will be awarded. A new dam will be inaugurated by the Minister. The dam regulates the Niger and watered a broad field of previous desert country.
At the end of the solemn day the natives their old dances then showed the high guest.
c. dog, cat and rabbit in a house in Texas has adopted a handful of young rabbits, a cat. The family Idyll is flourishing under the careful care of Sultan, the pacifist Shepherd.
Mama look suspicious. But Sultan is fortunately not a friend of Hasenpfeffer and want to play just a little bit.
Finally, once again a beautiful, touching family scene.
04 the Bavarian Football Association conducts short courses for the Club and schoolchildren children of football for some time. Here, the famous Munich back Jakob Streitle in Neustadt are theoretical lessons. On a magnetic field, the various situations are discussed. After the theory comes the practice. Here Streitle shows his protégés, how to stop a ball properly. Now something for knowledge workers. The master and the apprentice, so makes it so. But don't worry – at home will further practiced until the skull is steaming.
And at the end of the training the first major match -.
These courses is gradually to a more efficient footballers become trained.
05 May 1 in West Germany... in Berlin in the entire Federal Republic holiday of work with impressive mass rallies was committed and festive. Everywhere, the millions of creative people of all professions and all the parties for freedom, peace and international understanding demonstrated - as here in Munich -. Foreign representative of the free trade unions in the Western world brought the greetings of the working people of their countries.
In the cities of the Ruhr area, the buddies and workers of the mines and steelworks are met. On the market square in Mannheim and in the exhibition hall in Frankfurt - everywhere in Germany -, ten - and hundreds of thousands demonstrate to their holiday are gathered.
West Berlin experienced a massive demonstration. The masses to the Brandenburg Gate, the intersection of the two Berlin flocked from all parts of the city. More than 700,000 West Berlin met on the square of the Republic, to To give visible expression of their inner bond with West of Germany and the entire free world.
The Communist trade unions marched on beyond the Brandenburg Gate.
Tens of thousands but flocked from the East zone through the dense chain of people's police in the Western sectors to participate in the may rally of the free Berlin.
Surrounded by the sea of flags of West countries and the Western allies were hoisted the flags of the countries of the East as a sign of solidarity. Irving Brown, the envoys of the International Confederation of free trade unions, conveyed the greetings of over 400 million free Europeans and Americans.
The cheers of hundreds of thousands said then Mayor Reuter to the gathered workers.
(Original sound: "the flags of the countries of the German Federal Republic, we have before us and around us, and we have the flags of countries that still contains the Soviet power to us, but No more long before us.")
01. Liberation Day Dachau
The fifth anniversary of the liberation of Dachau Concentration Camp was held on the Leitenberg. High church representatives of three faiths, as well as representatives of the government and other authorities and several foreign delegations saw in silence the laying of the Foundation stone of the memorial hall for the 240.000 victims who were killed at Dachau Camp. The Bavarian Ministerpresident Dr. Ehard said in his speech, which he made in front of the crematorium: "Disgust, indignation and shame fill our heart when we have to admit that all this happened in Germany." Then Mr. Bolds, the American Land Commissioner for Bavaria, spoke. The famous author Dr. Kogon ("The S.S. State"). The place of the mass killing: the gas chambers. At the end of the ceremonies Dr. Philip Auerbach unveiled the concentration camp cenotaph.
02. Newsflashes from Germany:
a. Opening of the Watersport Season
The watersport season 1950 has begun. All boatshouses from the Elbe down to the Isar have been opened. New boats are named - with a glass of cognac. The crews are getting prepared. The rivers, lakes and springtime scenery call town citizens out of their dark winter holes. Sunshine and water - the great prayer to the weather-god for the next six months.
b. Inauguration of a New Class-Room
A Problem in the cities: there are still schools which had been ruined by bombs. Here are class-rooms of which - unfortunately - many exist all over Germany. An unfortunate fact. But this can be helped in spite of lack of money from the authorities. A Munich newspaper has set up an emergency program and donated this pleasant, light and clean classroom. And here you see a cheerful new school: the Werdenfels School in Munich, which has been finished this year. It has 23 class-rooms for more than 1.200 students. "Give our children better schools."
c. Goetz von Berlichingen
A little quarrel between the authorities and a boy in Wurttemberg. The boy was driving his bicycle on the pavement and a policeman stops him: "What is your name?" "Götz von Berlichingen!" (which is a German curse word). This young man's name is Goetz von Berlichingen. He is a descendant of the famous knight with the iron hand. Goetz von Berlichingen's birth place Jagsthausen will have this summer an open air performance of Goethe's famous play "Goetz von Berlichingen." Baron von Berlichingen, who owns this castle, discusses with his workers he preparations for the Goetz-Festivals.
03. Newsflashes from Everywhere:
a. Jet Motorboat, USA
This new jet motor racing boat was constructed in America. It ran 170 kilometers per hour during this test on Lake Washington. World record is 227 kilometers per hour. Superstitious people named the boat "Slow Motion" and thus hope to break the world record.
b. African Dances
The French Secretary of State for the Colonies paid a visit to Sudan in French East-Africa. The natives had a great parade in his honour. This country is to-day one of the richest overseas properties of France. Here we see several heads of their tribes being decorated. Those men have been of great use in developing their country. A new dam is put to work by the minister. The dam regulates the Niger river and waters an immense part of the former desert. The day ended with the performance of old dances by the natives.
c. A Dog, a Cat and Rabbits
A cat has adopted a handfull of little rabbits in a certain house in Texas. Sultan, the pacifist sheep-dog protects this family idyll. Mama looks on suspiciously. But Sultan fortunately is not keen on a rabbit steak and only wants to play with the little rabbits. Finally a nice, touching family atmosphere.
04. Football School
The Bavarian Football Association gives lessons for youth in this sport. Here we see the well known footballer Jakob Streitle. He shows his pupils how a ball is stopped. Now the head trick. This is how Streitle does it - and this how the boy manages it. But don't be worried - he will go on trying athome, as long as his head will stand it! And now the end of the training - a real game.
05. The 1st of May in Western Germany ... and in Berlin
The 1st of May was celebrated in the whole Bundesrepublic with huge mass meetings. Millions of working people of all professions demonstrated - as here in Munich - for freedom, peace and understanding between all nations. Foreign union-representatives from the Western hemisphere presented the greetings from their countries' working people. The miners and workers of the Ruhr district met in their cities.
Tens-and hundreds of thousands of working people met also in Mannheim and Frankfurt to celebrate their day. Western Berlin had a huge demonstration. Crowds of people flooded in from all parts of the city to the Brandenburg Arc, the point of intersection of Partitioned Berlin. More than 700.000 Western Berliners gathered on Republic Square to demonstrate their attachment to Western Germany as well as to the whole free world. Communist unions marched up on the other side of the Brandenburg Arc. But tens of thousands came from the East Zone through the close rows of the Volks-Police to the Western Sectors to participate in the May meetings of free Berlin. The flags of the Eastern zone were flown among the flags of Germany's Western lands. Irving Brown, delegate of the International Free Unions, presented greetings from more than 400 millions of free Europeans and Americans. Cheered by hundreds of thousands, Oberburgomaster Reuter then spoke to the people:
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" We are surrounded by the flags of the lands of the German Bundesrepublic and in front of us we see the flags of those lands which the Soviets still withhold from us, - but not for long! "
Persons in the Film
Berlichingen von, Götz ; Bolds ; Ehard, Hans ; Kogon, Eugen ; Reuter, Ernst ; Stalin, Josef ; Streitle, Jackl
Neustadt ; United States ; Munich ; Ruhr area ; East Berlin ; French West Africa ; Berlin ; Jagtshausen ; Dachau ; Mannheim ; Frankfurt ; Helmstedt ; Central Mountain
Sachindex Wochenschauen ; DDR ; Electricity ; Dogs ; Children ; Emblems ; Flags ; festivals ; Women, mothers ; Football ; motor boat race ; Parades ; Political events ; Police ; Rowing ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Dance ; Debris ; concentration camp ; People ; aerial photographs ; Construction ; Mining ; Anniversaries, Jubilees, birthdays ; Trade unions ; Dogs ; aftermath of war
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