Large crowd gathers to witness a bull fight in Seville, Spain. Spectators also includes famous actress Ava Gardner. Matadors appear before the crowd and then the fight begins. A matador provokes a bull by using various tactics. Bull knocks down the matador by severely goring him. Matador carried out of the fighting arena.
Spanish Head of State, Francisco Franco, hosts Portuguese Prime Minister, António de Oliveira Salazar, in Seville, Spain during World War 2. Arriving Portuguese Officials greet Francisco Franco. Francisco Franco and Salazar visit the Alcazar of Seville and review the Moorish guards. Aerial view of the city.
The world's champions compete in Seville, Spain. The world champions matadors and picadors compete. A large crowd gathers to watch the championship. Men ride horses. A man fights a bull. Other men stand on the ground. The bull rushes at the man. People watch.
An international jewelery exhibition in Spain. 'Aduana' written on the top of a building. A man enters the building. People gather inside the building to watch the exhibition. Precious jewels from many countries are displayed in the exhibition. Spanish models display the jewelery.
Marriage ceremony for Carmen, the daughter of Generalissimo Francisco Franco of Spain. The lavish wedding ceremony takes place at Palace of El Pardo. A large number of guests attend the wedding.
Map of Italy shows narrowest part of peninsula where U.S. and British armies are stationed. Map highlights Anzio and Cassino. A building on top of mountain. On island of Corsica, Lt Gen Ira C Eaker, commanding general of the Mediterranean Air Forces, Maj Gen John K Cannon, leader of the Twelfth Air Force, and Brig Gen Gordon Seville of the Twelfth Tactical Air Command, plan Operation Strangle. By animation the operation is explained where pilots of Fifty-Seventh Fighter Group is required to bomb behind enemy lines and cut off the transport of enemy supplies using the P-47 Thunderbolt. Shows destroyed bridges. P-47s taxi at airfield. P-47s parked in flight line. Crew chiefs in canopy of the plane and inspect other sections of plane. Pilots board planes. Planes take off from runway. P-47s in flight over sea, mountains and a castle. P-47s in flight behind squadron leader. P-47s in flight over clouds. P-47s peel off above the bridge. An incendiary bomb is dropped on a bridge. More bridges are bombed. Explosions on bridges. P-47 in flight over fields and railroad tracks. One train spotted. P-47 strafing moving trains. Trains explode. P-47 in flight over coastline and pilot in cockpit. P-47 strafing installations and ground targets.