SYNOPSIS: Miss Muriel Vaughn is a British physiotherapist working with physically handicapped people at the Lake Bunyoni Centre.
Pan two white men and two black men in dugout canoe
LV of men approaching dock
People on dock waving
Miss Muriel Vaughn greets men as they step ashore
GV buildings of former leper colony (3 shots)
Handicapped people singing and clapping hands zoom to Miss Vaughn
Pan black women sitting one with child
STV Miss Vaughn being interviewed,
..."We found that here...
...I don't really know."
GV Lake Bunyoni
Huts with leprosy victims who remain
Various shots of handicapped people working with wool
Man carrying bamboo shoots into hut using them for carving (2 shots)
Rabbits in hutches (2 shots)
Woman weaving basket (2 shots)
People handpainting birds on trinkets
Pan lake LV
Four men in canoe
Miss Vaughn and africans waving good-bye
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Background: SYNOPSIS: Miss Muriel Vaughn is a British physiotherapist working with physically handicapped people at the Lake Bunyoni Centre.
Recently (November 1972) Pres. Amin of Uganda threatened to kick out all the British in the country. This would mean the end of Miss Vaughn's work and probably the end of the centre.
Miss Vaughn explains that handicapped people in Uganda are a burden on their families and therefore unwanted. At the centre they learn a skill, trade, or whatever and can return to their families. Concerning her expulsion and what would happen to the people because of it, she didn't know what would.