Slovakian President Monsignor Jozef Tiso in Presov, Slovakia. Monsignor Jozef Tiso addresses a gathering during the opening of the Palace of Justice. Officers and dignitaries seated during the ceremony. Soldiers and civilians present. Exteriors of the Palace of Justice.
Dr. Josef Tiso in jail in Slovakia. Kraiska Sud jail of Bratislava. A warden opens a door of a cell. Dr. Josef Tiso, a Monsignor of the Catholic Church and ex-Prime Minister of Slovakia in the cell. The name 'Josef Tiso' written on the door of the cell. He sits at a little desk in his cell and reads and writes his memories. He then takes a book. He leaves his cell with the warden and walk in the courtyard of the jail. The warden watches him.
Presidential address in Bratislava, Slovakia. Nazi officered Slovakian cadets line up as they listen to President's address. The President of The Slovak Republic Jozef Tiso reads out from a paper into the microphone. Nazi officer seated at the address. Cadets salute with sabers.
Entrance to the Grand Hotel in Bratislava, Slovakia. People enter the Hotel. Trophies on a table with a German Swastika in the middle. Two women play a match of Ping Pong. A large crowd watches the match. The winner is awarded the trophy. A mixed singles match and a men's singles match played. Crowd applauds.
German officers wait at the train station in Berlin. A train arrives. Soldiers on the train. Fuhrer of Germany Adolf Hitler greets President Jozef Tiso and Minister Vojtech Tuka of Slovakia as they detrain. The two guests are lead to the waiting motorcade. Adolf Hitler, the President and Minister get into the cars and depart.
A film on 1918 celebrations of independence as the Hapsburg reign ends in Prague, Czechoslovakia. Czecho-Slovak troops look out from a railroad train window as they arrive in Prague. Troops stand holding their flag. The troops arrive from Austria. People cheer as troops march. People cover the statue of Joseph Radetzky von Radetz in front of the Radetzky Memorial. Cartoons and caricatures of Kaiser and Crown Prince. Pictures of the cabinet members of Czechoslovakia. Troops depart form Slovakia to hold the Hungarian border on horse carts and horses. Battisti, the brother of the executed Italian deputy in a car. (World War I; World War 1; WWI; WW1)