• Short Summary

    A mission to investigate the possibilities repatriation of negroes back to Africa left Kingston on tuesday morning, April fourth.

  • Description


    disregard.
    10 ft


    rastafarians and other back to Africa groups such as the Ethiopian World Federation, the universal negro improvement association, and others come to the airport to bid the mission goodbye.
    50 ft


    shots at airport including rastafarian band paying while rastas dance. This is the orchestra of count Essic Williams, who is playing the drums.
    75 ft


    crowd at airport and members of mission boarding the BOAC plane taking them to New York for first leg of mission.
    100 ft



    Initials


    mission will be in London on thursday. should be interesting to cover.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A mission to investigate the possibilities repatriation of negroes back to Africa left Kingston on tuesday morning, April fourth. the mission included ten members, three rastafarians, four members of other back to Africa groups, and two government advisers. the tenth man was a representation from Antigua who paid his own way.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAEO7GGMO0P9BFHZB0J6ILCY71
    Media URN:
    VLVAAEO7GGMO0P9BFHZB0J6ILCY71
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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