• Short Summary

    EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA WAS WELL FETED DURING HIS FOUR-DAY VISIT TO MADAGASCAR FROM DECEMBER 15 TO 19, 1965.

  • Description

    1.
    GV PUBLIC RECEPTION FOR THE EMPEROR IN CAPITAL'S MAIN SQUARE, PLACE PHILIBERT TZIRANE.


    2.
    VARIOUS SHOTS OF IMPERIAL FAMILY (PRINCESS RUTH UNDER SUNSHADE)


    3.
    VARIOUS SHOTS GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS AND MUNICIPAL CONSUL OF TANANARIVE.


    4.
    EMPEROR SPEAKING, THEN SIGNING GOLDEN BOOK.


    5.
    VARIOUS SHOTS EMPEROR TRAVELLING THROUGH TOWN WITH HORSEGUARD ESCORT.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE OF ETHIOPIA WAS WELL FETED DURING HIS FOUR-DAY VISIT TO MADAGASCAR FROM DECEMBER 15 TO 19, 1965. WHEREVER HE WENT, THE EMPEROR WAS TREATED WITH SPECIAL POMP. BESIDES THE CAPITAL, TANANARIVE, HE VISITED THE TOWNS OF ANTSIRABE AND MAJUNGA. THE MALAGASY GOVERNMENT ORGANISED A TOUR THAT SHOWED THE EMPEROR AND HIS PARTY THE ECONOMIC ASSETS AND TOURIST ATTRACTIONS OF THE ISLAND. IN HIS ENTOURAGE OF 21 PEOPLE WERE HIS CROWN PRINCE AND PRINCESS RUTH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA44CUUUYTCLC1PJRBXCKLEALKK
    Media URN:
    VLVA44CUUUYTCLC1PJRBXCKLEALKK
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/12/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:46:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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