Published on 21 Sep 2015 | about 1 year ago
The Inauguration of Elpidio Quirino as the sixth President of the Philippines took place on December 30, 1949 at the Independence Grandstand in Manila. The inauguration marked the commencement of the second term (and first full four-year term) of Elpidio Quirino as President and the first four-year term of Fernando Lopez as Vice President. In the newsreel, Chief Justice Manuel Moran, Senate President Jesus Mariano Cuenco, and Speaker of the House Eugenio Perez, former First Lady Trinidad Roxas, and Victoria Quirino Gonzales are also shown. LVN Newsreel narrated by Hal Bowie.
Video courtesy of Elpidio Quirino Foundation.