The opening of a non stop Prague-New York Airline in Prague, Czechoslovakia. A United States airplane lands at Prague airport. U.S. flag and name 'Praha' in fore ground. The plane taxis. The passengers disembark. A crowd applauds for them. Labels on the parcels carried by the plane. The crew disembark. United Nations Relief and Rehabilitation Administration (UNRRA) delegates shake hands with them. Farmers' employees loosen the ropes of a cargo of hatching eggs. The freight is unloaded from the plane. A lorry carries boxes of eggs. German prisoners pass by the plane. The hatching eggs are placed into artificial hatches in a hatchery near Prague. Men carry the UNRPA' boxes full of eggs. Chickens in the coops.
Vltava River in Prague, Czechoslovakia. City of Prague and various buildings of Prague seen along the Vltava river bank from an elevated position. Three persons stand along bank and talk.
National Sports Festival in Prague, Czechoslovakia. 16,000 gymnasts take to the field at the closing ceremony of National Sports Festival in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Gymnasts perform precision drill of mass calisthenics. Beautiful formations are formed.
An art exhibition in German occupied Prague, titled 'Ehret Die Arbeit' celebrating labor and work of all kinds. Trams in motion outside the venue. German officers and soldiers inside the building. Paintings and sculptures depicting and glorifying German soldiers and workers. Officers observe sculptures on a table. Women take a look at paintings.
Shows exterior of the Old New Synagogue in Josefov, and the Jewish Town hall on the corner of Maiselova and Cervena Ulicein in Prague, Czechoslovakia, just before World War 2. A Hebrew clock that moves counter-clockwise, and another clock nearby on another spire with roman numerals. Various statues including the Statue of Golem in the city. The Statue of Rabbi Low in the city. The Church of Tyn in the city. A few pedestrians walking near these buildings on the streets of Prague.
Part of a feature on the Czecho-Slovak Revolution. Shows 1918 celebrations in prague as the Habsburg rule ends and the independent republic of Czechoslovakia is established. Generalissimo (Chief Army officer) of the Czech Army, Dr. Scheiner and Rosicky read the oath of allegiance. Czechoslovakian troops returning from the Italian front receive a rousing welcome in Prague. Generalissimo and Rosicky review the troops. People and troops parade on the streets. Troops on horses and in horse carts. Czechoslovakian flags and banners in parade. Shows Minister Klofac, Dr K Kramarc and Dr Stanek, Minister of Public Works. Klofac addresses the people. The future of new republic is addressed by the socialist leader. Colonel Husak, Commander of the Czech forces in Russia addresses the crowd. Military band plays and the crowd cheers, waving hats in the air. View of uniformed French and British aviators in discussion, amongst the crowd. (World War i; World War 1; WWI; WW1)