13185_7522_history3.mov

13185_7522_history3

A Socialist uprising of 100,000 famers has plunged Austria into a civil war after they pledged allegiance to Chancellor Engelbert Dollfuss. People march in the snowy streets and the workers gather in the courtyards and balconies of their apartment blocks. Mussolini has send two armed cores of Italian troops across the mountains on skis to Austrian front to help quell the conflict. In New York City women models walk down a fashion runway wearing fur coats. Paul Von Hindenburg, the President of the German Reich dies in coma at his home in Neudeck, Germany. Hindenburg is shown riding in a car wearing a Pickelhaube or spiked helmet. He is shown again marching in a parade in full uniform with German troops lining the road.

1930s
B&W
Not Explicit