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MFI 229   [Original title]

Country of Origin: Hungary
Year of origin: 1928
Genre: Newsreel
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production Company: Magyar Filmiroda Rt.

HUNGARIAN NEWS 229. Released by the Hungarian Film Bureau Ltd., Budapest, I. Döbrentei utca 11.
One of Europe's most modern new radio studios in Sándor Street is about to be completed.
Dürer centenary in Gyula.
Mayor of Nurnberg, dr. Hermann Luppe, takes a look at the ruins of Gyula Castle, from where Albrecht Dürer, descendent of the Hungarian Ajtósi family set off for Nurnberg.
{Gyula Castle, ruins of the castle, guests arriving}
Unveiling Ajthossy-Dürer memorial plaque.
{Unveiling the memorial plaque, laying wreaths}
Lost pheasant and partridge eggs are collected in the Mezőhegyes manor...
{Collecting the eggs}
... and they are hatched by hens in the stock farm created for this purpose.
{Cages with sitting hens, chickens hatched under the sitting hens}
Burning of the building of the First Hungarian Insurance Company in Vigadó Square.
{Building on fire, smoke and flames, firefighters arrive}
After 4 hours of hard work, the brave firefighters managed to localize the dangerous flames.
{Firefighters in operation, ladder leaning against the wall
The building after the fire was extinguished}
The End

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Sound: Silent film
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Copyright Information Hungarian National Film Archive, Budapest
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