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    Gaberones, Bechuanaland, S. Africa: GV Pan Negroes gathered under trees at Gaberones. SCU Negroes squatting. SV Chief Petto (Seretse's Uncle) talking to Mr. P.A. Fraenkel, Seretse's Lawyer. CU Ditto. SV Negroes listening to B.B.C. news from Duncan Abraham's car. SV Negroes lining up for meal as one stirs pot. CU Negro stirring pot. SV Chief Petto receives telegram from Ruth Khama re delay of Flying Boat - messenger stands by. CU Chief Petto reads telegram, gets up to give news to tribe. SV Chief Petto talks to tribe. SV Negroes seated listening. Gv Negroes seated listening. GV Lorry moves off. Gv Security Police lining airfield by wire fence. SCU Ditto & negroes waiting behind wire fence. LV Pan De Havilland Raroe type plane touching down. SV Pan Ditto. Shot Negro types looking. on SV Seretse Khama out of plane. BV Seretse with Chief Petto & Seretse's brother, SV Negroes wave. SV Seretse's brother making speech. GV Seretse etc., seated. SV Ditto.



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    LV Goat meat on tree & ant bait to stop ants reaching meat. LV Ditto. CU Ants on bait.



    Period Attitudes; Indigenous People; Personalities - Politicians; British Empire; Sir Seretse Khama (1921-1980), Botswana; Independence Movements




    Initials


    ABRAHAM

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    Film ID:
    VLVA880PNJ9QPS8XK5C5ZCXC2R9G3
    Media URN:
    VLVA880PNJ9QPS8XK5C5ZCXC2R9G3
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1950
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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