• Short Summary

    King Hussein of Jordan was filmed by VISNEWS Jan 31 arriving and planting a tree at the Mount Ashrafiyeh Re-Forestation Scheme as part of the Jordan national 'Arbour Day'.

  • Description

    1.
    LV. Boy scouts march past.
    3 ft

    2.
    SV. Ditto.
    2.5 ft

    3.
    SV. King Hussein arrives.
    2 ft

    4.
    SV. King Hussein at attention.
    2.5

    5.
    LV. King Hussein inspects guard of honour.
    3 ft

    6.
    SV. King Hussein with Prince Mohammed walking past.
    3 ft

    7.
    CU. Akef-El-Fayez, Minister of Agriculture, reading speech.
    3 ft

    8.
    LV. King Hussein and Prince Mohammed listening.
    3 ft

    9.
    SV. Ditto.
    2 ft

    10.
    SV. King Hussein planting tree.
    4 ft

    11.
    SV. People clapping.
    1 ft

    12.
    LV. People planting trees.
    2.5 ft

    13.
    LV. King down steps towards car.
    2 ft

    14.
    LV. Towards King's car leaving.
    4.5 ft



    Initials TDH/JH/CW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: King Hussein of Jordan was filmed by VISNEWS Jan 31 arriving and planting a tree at the Mount Ashrafiyeh Re-Forestation Scheme as part of the Jordan national 'Arbour Day'.

    Aimed at promoting soil cultivation and reclamation, the Scheme encourages Public donations and plantations of trees. A national one day holiday is proclaimed when Jordanians visit various sites to plant their trees.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA38WGHCZ6J045BWSE0DH7JVQ9T
    Media URN:
    VLVA38WGHCZ6J045BWSE0DH7JVQ9T
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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