• Short Summary

    THE FOURTH ASIAN GAMES WHICH WAS BEING HELD IN JAKARTA SINCE AUGUST 24, OFFICIALLY CLOSED ON SEPTEMBER 4 AT AN IMPRESSIVE CEREMONY.

  • Description

    1.
    LS BAND (2 SHOTS)
    8 ft

    2.
    MLS WOMEN FLAG BEARERS
    12 ft

    3.
    MLS JAPANESE TEAM (2 SHOTS)
    21 1/2 ft

    4.
    MLS INDIAN TEAM
    28 1/2 ft

    5.
    LS CROWD
    30 1/2 ft

    6.
    MLS THAI TEAM (3 SHOTS)
    37 ft

    7.
    LS PHILIPPINES (3 SHOTS)
    43 1/2 ft

    8.
    LS INDONESIA (2 SHOTS)
    47 1/2 ft

    9.
    LS CROWD & FLAGS OF CONTINGENTS (2 SHOTS)
    53 ft

    10.
    LS TORCH TO FLAG POST
    55 1/2 ft

    11.
    MLS FLAG LOWERED
    63 1/2 ft

    12.
    LS FLAG FOLDED & LIGHTS FADE
    71 1/2 ft

    13.
    MS TORCH TO FLAG TAKEN AWAY
    77 ft

    14.
    MLS CROWD
    78 1/2 ft

    15.
    ML FLAG GIVEN TO
    82 1/2 ft

    16.
    LS TORCHES LIGHTED
    85 ft

    17.
    LS (PAN) CROWD
    92 ft



    Initials VTS/S/MK/GAP/AMR


    SPORT: ASIAN GAMES

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: THE FOURTH ASIAN GAMES WHICH WAS BEING HELD IN JAKARTA SINCE AUGUST 24, OFFICIALLY CLOSED ON SEPTEMBER 4 AT AN IMPRESSIVE CEREMONY.

    THE CONTINGENTS FROM ALL COUNTRIES TOOK THEIR PLACES, THE ASIAN GAMES FEDERATION FLAG WAS HOISTED IN THE CENTRAL FLAGPOLE WHILE THE POLICE BAND PLAYED. FLAG OF INDONESIA WAS ON THE RIGHT SIDE OF THE GAMES FLAG AND THAT OF PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES ON LEFT SIDE. THE PRESIDENT OF THE A.G.F. WENT UP TO THE TRIBUNE OF HONOUR AND ANNOUNCED THE CLOSING OF THE GAMES.

    THEN THE GAMES FLAG WAS LOWERED WHILE ALL LIGHTS WERE SWITCHED OFF EXCEPT SPOTLIGHTS FOR THE FLAGS IN THE ARENA.

    THE GAMES FLAG WAS UNFASTENED AND CARRIED OFF AS A SPOTLIGHT FOLLOWED THE MARCH OF THE FLAG ACCOMPANIED BY SLOW MARCH MUSIC OF THE POLICE BAND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9FNM28900O4LH6WAAAKIIA14H
    Media URN:
    VLVA9FNM28900O4LH6WAAAKIIA14H
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/09/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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