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Universal Newsreel – “King Alexander and Louis Barthou (1934)”

This video is part of the Universal Newsreel Collection:

“Extra!! Scoop! – First Actual Pictures – Assassination, 1934/10/17

“King Alexander and Louis Barthou, Shot Down in Streets of Marseilles by Revolutionists.

Furious Spectators Batter Killer to Death As His Victims Die. Alexander Murdered – “Universal Newsreel brings you the First Actual motion pictures of the murder of King Alexander of Yugoslavia and French Foreign Minister Barthou” scenes of the King arriving on a cruiser at Marseilles, ride through town, shots, mob beats the assassin, a Croatian.”




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