• Short Summary

    VISNEWS filmed the affectionate scenes at Rio de Janeiro June 27 as Britain's prima ballerina -Dame Margot Fonteyn arrived by air from London to join her husband Dr Roberto Arias.

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    1.
    SV Arias awaiting.
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    2.
    LV Plane.
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    3.
    SV PAN..Dame Margot down steps of plane.
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    4.
    SCU Dame Margot and Arias together.
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    5.
    LV Reporters and photographers.
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    6.
    SCU Dame Margot and Arias.
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    7.
    STV Both are interviewed.
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    8.
    REAR V..Dame Margot and Arias walking from airport.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: VISNEWS filmed the affectionate scenes at Rio de Janeiro June 27 as Britain's prima ballerina -Dame Margot Fonteyn arrived by air from London to join her husband Dr Roberto Arias.

    Dr Arias, former Panamanian Ambassador in London, sought asylum in the Brazilian Embassy in Panama City eleven weeks ago when being hunted for alleged complicity in a pilot to overthrow the Government. When he and his wife returned from a boat trip, D??? get was arrested on a charge of smuggling arms for the rebels, Dr Arias went into hiding.

    After a short spell in Panama City gaol the 39-year old ballerina was released and returned to London. Dr Arias was finally granted a safe conduct out of the country by the Panamanian Government June 24, left Panama by air for Rio de Janeiro and met his wife there June 27.

    Speaking to the pre??? to airport, Dame Margot expressed her gratitude to the Brazilian Government and said she intended to stay in Brazil for five or six weeks before returning to London with her husband.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7S1PLYGV5R3UY4OUXNYP69BN0
    Media URN:
    VLVA7S1PLYGV5R3UY4OUXNYP69BN0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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