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MFI 235   [Original title]

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

Production Company: Magyar Filmiroda Rt.

HUNGARIAN NEWS 235. Released by the Hungarian Film Bureau Ltd., Budapest, I. Döbrentei utca 11.
Opening of the First Hungarian Film and Movie Exhibition.
{Arrival of the first visitors}
Preparations for the exhibitions for the safety at work, safety provisions and anti-quackery exhibitions to be opened on 8 September in the Museum of Public Health.
{Hospital building (Sisters of Mercy) different laboratory machines, instruments, wax figures of charlatans and witches}
Reception of Hungarian immigrants in America. Groups of pilgrims crossed the ocean to celebrate St. Stephen's day with us.
{Group of Hungarians living in America, ceremonial receptions, choir singing}
The national flag on Szabadság Square is the symbol of the immovable faith in the future of Hungary.
{Celebrators at the national flag on Szabadság Square, oration}
Holy Right procession.
{Part of the procession with priests carrying the relic}
Holiday on Gellért Hill.
The 175-kg millstone was lifted 32 times by the winner of the strongmen competition, the new Pál Kinizsi from Mosonszentjános.
{Strongman lifting a gigantic millstone, people watching him}
Winner of the Village Beauty contest is Erzsébet Hőke.
(Censored text: Erzsébet Székely from Somogyberzence is the winner of the Village Beauty contest.)
{Group of girls in traditional Hungarian attire
Erzsébet Hőke, the winner of the Village Beauty contest}
Sensational advertising miracle - writing in the sky by airplane - fascinated half a million guests in Budapest.
{Aircraft with pilot getting in, aircraft taking off
The plane writes the word Franck on the sky with white smoke}
On the first national holiday of Hungarian mothers, ten thousand mothers turned up for the reward offered to families with a lot of children.
{Mothers' day, crowd of head-scarfed women}
Our nation can grow bigger only in the home of large families.
{Women in head scarf, a woman with several kids, an infant on her arm
Four of her children around her}
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