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    Long shot of Cape Town City Hall (with Table Mountain in background) in front of which (on the Grand Parade) a Native meeting is held to protest against the issuing of passes to Native women (the passes referred to are reference books containing a photograph, identity number and other details. Similar books are being issued to the White population)



    Sunday shots of speakers and listeners



    (First speaker (Coloured woman) is Katie White chairman of the Federation of South African Women. An interpreter renders her speech into a Native language. White woman speaker is Miss Phillipe Morrell, a member of the Federation of South African Women. Other speakers are not identified)



    While the meeting is in progress a deputation calls on the Chief Native Commissioner to protest against the pass law.




    Initials


    SEE ENCLOSED NEWSPAPER CUTTINGS
    meeting at Drill Hall and deputation to native commissioner both indoors not covered

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

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    Film ID:
    VLVAADYFKSQHQ5V8WLSBTPDWL2GZR
    Media URN:
    VLVAADYFKSQHQ5V8WLSBTPDWL2GZR
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/08/1957
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:32:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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