• Short Summary

    AFRICAN STUDENTS BRANDISHING SLOGANS SUCH AS "SAVAGES ARE HERE TO STAY"GREETED LORD SALISBURY, BRITISH PEER AND STATESMAN, JUST BEFORE A CEREMONY AT SALISBURY'S UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF RHODESIA AND NYASALAND, YESTERDAY (FRIDAY).

  • Description

    1.
    GV ARRIVAL BY CAR OF LORD SALISBURY, STUDENTS DEMONSTRATE WITH BANNERS.
    0.07

    2.
    MV STUDENTS HOPE UP BANNERS.
    0.11

    3.
    MCU STUDENTS WITH BANNER 'YOU NOW ENTER SAVAGE TERRITORY'
    0.15

    4.
    MV DITTO, - 'SAVAGES ARE HERE TO STAY'.
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    5.
    GV GROUP OF STUDENTS HOLD UP PLACARDS.
    0.21

    6.
    SV STUDENTS HOLD UP PLACARD 'EATING PEOPLE IS WRONG'.
    0.24

    7.
    GV SALISBURY'S CAR THROUGH STUDENTS.
    0.31

    8.
    GV PEOPLE SEATED AT UNIVERSITY COLLEGE.
    0.34

    9.
    MV SALISBURY SPEAKING.
    0.40

    10.
    MV SIR ROY WELENSKY LISTENS.
    0.42

    11.
    MV SALISBURY LAYS FOUNDATION STONE.
    0.47

    12.
    MV ZOOM IN...TO FOUNDATION STONE.
    0.51

    13.
    MV SPECTATORS.
    0.54

    14.
    MV WELENSKY SPEAKS TO MEMBERS OF THE FACULTY.
    0.58

    15.
    GV LINE OF STUDENTS WAVE BANNERS AND PLACARDS AS CARS DEPART.
    1.07



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    Background: AFRICAN STUDENTS BRANDISHING SLOGANS SUCH AS "SAVAGES ARE HERE TO STAY"GREETED LORD SALISBURY, BRITISH PEER AND STATESMAN, JUST BEFORE A CEREMONY AT SALISBURY'S UNIVERSITY COLLEGE OF RHODESIA AND NYASALAND, YESTERDAY (FRIDAY).

    THE STUDENTS WERE LINING THE DRIVE TO THE COLLEGE AS LORD SALISBURY DROVE UP TO LAY THE FOUNDATION STONE OF A GBP1,800,000 MEDICAL SCHOOL AND TEACHING HOSPITAL. THEY SURGED FORWARD PUSHING THEIR BANNERS IN FRONT OF HIS CAR.COUNTER-DEMONSTRATORS, ALMOST ALL WHITES, CARRIED RIVAL SLOGANS SUCH AS "EATING PEOPLE IS WRONG". THERE WERE NO INCIDENTS - APART FROM THE YELLING IN UNIVERSITY RAG-STYLE.

    THE AFRICAN DEMONSTRATORS' SLOGANS WERE REFERRING TO LORD SALISBURY'S MUCH QUOTED REFERENCE THAT KENYA'S AFRICAN LEADERS ARE "MEN STILL ONLY ONE GENERATION REMOVED FROM SAVAGERY." YELLS TOO FOR THE GOVERNORS OF THE UNIVERSITY, FOR SIR ROY WELENSKY, THE FEDERAL PRIME MINISTER AND SIR HUMPHREY GIBBS, GOVERNOR OF SOUTHERN RHODESIA.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9BQ7N5NF0MWQEXAG2IHIL7EQ7
    Media URN:
    VLVA9BQ7N5NF0MWQEXAG2IHIL7EQ7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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