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MFI 132   [Original title]

Country of Origin: Hungary
Year of origin: 1926
Genre: Newsreel
Locations of shooting: n/a

Production Company: Magyar Filmiroda Rt.

HUNGARIAN NEWS 132. Released by the Hungarian Film Bureau Ltd., Budapest, VI. Paulay Ede u. 52.
Day of mourning in Mohács. 1526-1926.
Historical view of the city of Mohács.
{View of Mohács, several shots}
Streets of Mohács.
{Streets of the small town
The Holy Trinity Statue, bungalows
Danube bank at Mohács, boat station
High street with shops and traffic}
Törökdomb. Sultan Soliman watched the fatal Hungarian-Turkish battle from here on August 29, 1526.
{A high point}
The Mohács battlefield, where 26,000 Hungarians died.
{Flat area}
The battle chapel, where the last resistance took place.
{The church}
Mouth of the Csele Brook, where Hungarian King Louis II lost his life.
{The Cseke Brook and its area}
The Governor of Hungary, royal princes and notabilities arrive at Mohács.
{Miklós Horthy arrives, is welcome
Guests coming by boat}
Dr. Ferenc Fischer, Lord Lieutenant of Baranya County welcomes the Governor.
{Dr. Ferenc Fischer talks in front of Horthy}
Dr. Lajos Margitai, Lord Mayor or Mohács welcomes the Governor.
{Dr. Lajos Margitai welcomes the Governor by taking a deep bow}
Count gyula Zichy, archbishop of Kalocsa, successor of Tomory, consecrates the foundation stone of the votive church.
{Laying the foundation stone, Miklós Horthy and the notabilities' hammer-stroke
Gyula Zichy consecrates the place of the church. Laying wreathes}
Count Kunó Klebelsberg, minister of religion and public education holds a memorial speech.
{Kunó Klebelsberg talks}
Memorial speech of Royal Prince Joseph Franz I at the Csele Brook Memorial Column.
{Royal Prince Joseph Franz talks, celebrating public}
Dr. Gyula Pekár talks.
{Gyula Pekár talks}
Ambassador of the Turkish Republic Ridvanbeg Oglu Husrev talks.
{Ridvanbeg Oglu Husrev Bej talks}
His Highness the Governor lays a wreath on the memorial in the name of the country.
{Miklós Horthy lays a wreath on the memorial}
The royal princes lay a wreath on the memorial column.
{Wreaths are laid on the memorial}
Béla Scitovszky, president of the Parliament lays a wreath on the memorial in the name of the Parliament.
{Béla Scitovszky talks and lays a wreath on the memorial}
Dr. Lajos Margitai, mayor lays the wreath of Mohács.
{Dr. Lajos Margitai talks and lays a wreath on the memorial}
Parade march.
{Parade march in front of the officers}

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Sound: Silent film
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