• Short Summary

    agencies. during the last hour before grey alert went into effect at 1700, there were?

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    push-cyclo drivers waiting at curb opposite JUSPAO bldg. (Joint United Stated Public Affairs Office) - for customers -- usually Americans at this time



    street- photographers with no customers - again Americans are their usual customers.



    pretty girls in National dress walking together



    Two U.S. GI's - the only seen by Davis - hurrying along street.



    Thieu/Huong election posters - pan/tilt to grey coloured JUSPAO bldg.



    Vietnamese military vehicle past with soldiers.



    rain starts - usual at this time (after 1600) this time of year - really does make the city grey.



    general shots as people shelter from rain. All Vietnamese.



    American civilian - had just emerged from JUSPAO - hurrying along the street.



    ditto - another going opposite direction.



    general shots.




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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: agencies. during the last hour before grey alert went into effect at 1700, there were almost no Americans to be seen - military or civilian. Saigon at this time of year really is grey at that time of day, as the monsoon rains come right on time shortly after 1600hrs. Now near end of monsoon season.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9JQBNKJ05OZ8EB5STERYPIWCA
    Media URN:
    VLVA9JQBNKJ05OZ8EB5STERYPIWCA
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:37:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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