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    1.
    This is one of the peaceful part of the capital of Korea when the astonishing tragedy happened on 13 October 1959: The Seoul Railroad Station, the main one in the Capital, and its square from which the roads stretch them solves to every direction.


    2.
    This is the very ROK National Assembly in which the very tragedy occurred during the session of the Assembly which had been closed tightly for 49 days because of the conflict between Liberal and Democratic party.


    3.
    Assembly men go out of Assembly Hall after adjourned.
    15 ft

    4.
    Assembly men, shacked by the shout and disturbance at 2nd floor, all going at the suicide soon after meeting was adjourned.
    16 ft

    5.
    New men looking into the suicide.
    18 ft

    6.
    Suicider wound 25cm wide of cut, depth of cut 0.5 cm.
    22 ft

    7.
    First aid given by doctor.
    24 ft

    8.
    Front of A. H.
    28 ft

    9.
    Capital Hall of the day
    32 ft

    10.
    A. H. seen from Capital Hall.
    35 ft

    11.
    International Telegram Office.
    38 ft

    12.





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    National Assembly have ended the 45 days long meaningless meeting consoled and started refunctioning from 14 October '59 after 22 hours of their event.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVA75WN3H8XAFQSCUA4KC5BXWLH8
    Media URN:
    VLVA75WN3H8XAFQSCUA4KC5BXWLH8
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/10/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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