Carmel Newsreel II-035, December 11, 1949

The Yishuv Greets President Dr. Chaim Weizmann on His 75th Birthday 

1 Minute, 1949
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Directed by: Nathan Axelrod
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People stand on balconies decorated with flags on the street of the presidents home in Rehovot. A convey of cars arrives and distinguished guests exit the vehicles. Weizmann and his wife Vera stand at the house entrance with Military Secretary David Arnon and welcome guests. An honorary guard stands by the house. Reporters document the event. Youths walk with flower bouquets and children wave flags. Distinguished guests enter the house, among them Golda Meir, Yosef Sprinzak, Commander in Chief of the IDF Yigael Yadin, Rabbi Yitzhak Herzog and Rivka Ziv. President Weizmann speaks to his guests. He speaks with US Ambassador James McDonald and Russian Ambassador Yershov Pavel.

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