Sound (English), b&w, 11 min. Seventh of twelve monthly newsreels about the European Recovery Program: France: Ambassador Milton Katz is sworn in as U.S. Special Representative [of the ECA]. David Bruce, U.S. Ambassador to France, congratulates Mr. Katz; OEEC members reach agreement on the European Payments Union; oil refinery at Berre and availability of petroleum for automobiles; Germany: devastated housing and building of modern apartment houses and homes in various cities; Norway: Kirkenes iron mines first shown destroyed, then with new ECA-supplied equipment and modern homes for workers; Belgium: railroad stations in north and south parts of Brussels are linked with a tunnel; The Netherlands: builders construct pre-fab homes using ideas gleaned in U.S. as part of an ERP program; DAF truck factory begins production again with engines supplied by the Marshall Plan, and new trucks drive out of the factory. 1950. Produced by the ECA Film Unit in cooperation with Fox-Movietone News, Paris, for ECA/OSR. NARA ref. copy: VT.