||France Closes Spanish Border
||France Closes Spanish Border (1:04) -- President Truman Urges Tolerance (1:13) -- New Topics of the Week (2:20) -- Natives Moved From Atoll for Atom Bomb Test (3:10) -- Ski Jumpers Try for Record Leaps (1:15)
||This World War II-era newsreel includes the following segments: 1. France closes the border near St. Jean de Luz. 2. President Truman tells the Federal Council of the Churches of Christ that the U.S. will defend the UN charter. 3. Ice from Lake Huron crushes homes in Bay City, Michigan; soldiers throw and move tank decoys. 4. A radio-controlled airplane; local population prepares to evacuate Bikini Island before atomic bomb tests. 5. Several ski jumps from the tower at Iron Mountain, Mich.
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|Interest grade level
||6 & up.
|Technical details||Mode of access: Internet.|
|Technical details||System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Source of description||Title from distributor's description.|
|Issued in other form||Originally produced: United Newsreel Corporation, 1946.|
|Publisher number||41650 Films Media Group|