• Short Summary

    At Bensonville, 25 miles from the Liberian capital of Monrovia, a funeral service was held on Wednesday (1 December) for Mrs.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Large crowd outside Zion Baptist Church
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    2.
    SCU Henry Fahnbulleh, just released from detention, talks to wellwishers
    0.14

    3.
    SV Coffin carried from Church.
    0.27

    4.
    SV President and Mrs. Tolbert weeping behind coffin (2 shots)
    0.42

    5.
    GV Mourners head procession from church.
    0.48



    Initials BB/2148 OJP/AW/BB/2216



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: At Bensonville, 25 miles from the Liberian capital of Monrovia, a funeral service was held on Wednesday (1 December) for Mrs. Victoria Yancy, President and Mrs. Tolbert's third daughter, who had died after an emergency operation two days earlier. Mrs. Yancy, the 31-year-old wife of economist Adolph Yancy, had been Business Manager of her father's financial interests.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA3UK80SJMDWWP64V0DCB17C1JX
    Media URN:
    VLVA3UK80SJMDWWP64V0DCB17C1JX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/12/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:49:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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