Carmel Newsreel II-078, August 4, 1951

Elections for the Second Knesset

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Elections for the second Knesset. Billboards and walls covered with posters of the various parties. Voters arrive at polling stations. A women inserts a note into a box. President Chaim Weizmann exits his car, accompanied by Military Secretary Lieutenant Colonel David Arnon. Soldiers waiting by a ballot box. David Ben Gurion arrives and greets soldiers and civilians. Local residents of an Arab village wait outside a polling station with posters for various parties. A cue of new immigrants stands outside a polling station in a immigrant transit camp. Polling station in a city. Ben Gurion arrives with his wife Paula, reporters document the event.

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