• Short Summary

    NORWAY WENT TO THE POLLS TODAY (SUNDAY) IN A TWO-DAY GENERAL ELECTION.THE OUTCOME COULD END?

  • Description

    1.
    MLV.INT...HOKKSUND VOTERS QUEUE TO REGISTER, THEN ENTER CURTAINED-OFF POLLING BOOTHS
    0.16

    2.
    SV.WOMAN VOTER REGISTER (2 SHOTS)
    0.22

    3.
    SV.MAN LEAVES POLLING BOOTH AND PLACES VOTE IN BALLOT BOX
    0.26

    4.
    SV.OTHERS CAST VOTES
    0.37

    5.
    GV.EXT...CONSERVATIVE PARTY RALLY CROWD PAN TO...SPEAKER
    0.51

    6.
    SV.SPEAKER
    0.56

    7.
    SV.CROWD -- SOME APPLAUD
    0.59

    8.
    GV.PAN...LABOUR PARTY RALLY
    1.10

    9.
    LV.WOMAN SPEAKER
    1.16

    10.
    GV.CROWD
    1.21


    POLLING IN THE INDUSTRIAL TOWN OF HOKKSUND, EAST OF OSLO, AND MASSIVE RALLIES LEAD BY THE CONSERVATIVE AND OUTGOING LABOUR PARTIES. SPEAKERS ARE OSLO POLITICIAN MR. ALBERT NORDINGEN (CONSERVATIVE) AND THE CHAIRMAN OF THE WOMEN'S SOCIALIST LEAGUE, MRS. INGER HALVORSEN (LABOUR).




    Initials JT/VS/WH/JG



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: NORWAY WENT TO THE POLLS TODAY (SUNDAY) IN A TWO-DAY GENERAL ELECTION.THE OUTCOME COULD END 30 YEARS OF ALMOST CONTINUOUS SOCIALIST RULE.POLLING CONTINUES TOMORROW, AND IN OSLO TONIGHT THE TWO MAJOR PARTIES HELD THEIR FINAL VOTE-SEEKING RALLIES.

    INTEREST IS FOCUSED ON HALF-A-DOZEN MARGINAL SEATS, WHERE A SLIGHT SWING TO THE RIGHT COULD RESULT IN LABOUR LOSING SEATS AND THEIR CONTROL OF PARLIAMENT.IT IS THOUGHT UNLIKELY THAT EITHER LABOUR OR THE GROUP OF OPPOSITION PARTIES WILL GET A LANDSLIDE VICTORY.

    A TOTAL OF 150 MEMBERS WILL RE-ELECTED FOR A FOUR-YEAR TERM.

    (IN THE OUTGOING PARLIAMENT, LABOUR, HOLDING 74 SEATS, RULED ON COALITION WITH THE TWO SEATS OF THE SOCIALIST PEOPLE'S PARTY).

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA83E5DJJKTWDKUKT5PR09S1WXA
    Media URN:
    VLVA83E5DJJKTWDKUKT5PR09S1WXA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    12/09/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment