• Short Summary

    Political meeting throughout Algeria have been poorly attended. Apart from a few demonstrations of loyalty?

  • Description

    1.
    GV. PAN ALGIERS.
    5 ft

    2.
    LV. ELECTION POSTERS.
    4 ft

    3.
    SCU. MAN LOOKS AT POSTER.
    3 ft

    4.
    LV. MESSRS KAOUAH - VINCIGUERRA - LAGAILLARDE WALKING IN COURTYARD.
    5 ft

    5.
    CU. KAOUAH PAN TO VINCIGUERRA PAN TO LAGAILLARDE.
    13 ft

    6.
    SV. ABOVE THREE.
    5 ft

    7.
    SV. PASTING POSTER - COLONEL JAMILLOUX
    3 ft

    8.
    CU. DITTO.
    4 ft

    9.
    LV. PEOPLE IN HALL.
    5 ft

    10.
    SV. COLONEL JAMILL OUX AT MIKE.
    4 ft

    11.
    SV. TYPES LISTENING IN.
    4 ft

    12.
    CU. COLONEL JAMILLOUX AT MIKE.
    5 ft

    13.
    SV. TYPES APPLAUD.
    4 ft

    14.
    LV. SPEAKER ADDRESSES ANOTHER MEETING.
    5 ft

    15.
    CU. DITTO PAN TO OTHERS SEATED.
    12 ft

    16.
    SV. ANOTHER SPEAKER.
    5 ft

    17.
    SV. MEN AT TABLE APPLAUD.
    103 ft

    18.
    LV. ANOTHER MEETING IN PROGRESS.
    5 ft

    19.
    CU. TYPES LISTENING.
    3 ft

    20.
    CU. SPEAKER ADDRESSES CROWD.
    5 ft

    21.
    CU. TYPES APPLAUD.
    3 ft

    22.
    LV. SPEAKER (ARNOULD?) ADDRESSES MEETING.
    5 ft

    23.
    CU. DITTO.
    5 ft

    24.
    SV. PEOPLE APPLAUD.
    3 1/2 ft



    Initials S-D/CW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Political meeting throughout Algeria have been poorly attended. Apart from a few demonstrations of loyalty at a gathering held by Colonel Jamilloux, Menia Abooud and M. Fiel, the electorate appears apathetic. M. Raymond Laquiere's audience was sparse when he spoke at a recent constituency meeting.

    Despite General De Gaulle's hope that the nomination lists would include most shades of opinion, the pro-integrationists dominate the scene. Moslems candidates in favour of independence are conspicuously absent.

    There are one hundred and seventy four candidates on the lists, one hundred and nineteen are Moslems. The seats have been split between the two racial groups and forty six Moslem representatives and twenty one European will be elected this coming week-end.

    The election differs from that held in France on Sunday. The proportionate representation system will be used, not the simple majority procedure.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41K5AMEI8GZXPCCK95O8CHS4C
    Media URN:
    VLVA41K5AMEI8GZXPCCK95O8CHS4C
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/11/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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