• Short Summary

    The Rand Easter Show in Johannesburg, the most important annual trade fair in South Africa, began on Tuesday.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Railway.
    0.07

    2.
    GV From Cable car to Rand Show.
    0.11

    3.
    SV Cable railway.
    0.16

    4.
    LV Garden.
    0.21

    5.
    LV & CU Two people in cable car.
    0.28

    6.
    View from cable car of Dutch pavilion.
    0.32

    7.
    GV Cable railway.
    0.35

    8.
    SV People walking round Rand Show.
    0.38

    9.
    GV Agricultural machinery stand.
    0.43

    10.
    GV Spanish pavilion.
    0.46

    11.
    GV Japanese pavilion.
    0.50

    12.
    GV Native hosing down a bullock.
    0.54

    13.
    GV Zoom in to Cu Bullock's face.
    1.01



    Initials DR/S/MGT/SGM



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Rand Easter Show in Johannesburg, the most important annual trade fair in South Africa, began on Tuesday. The theme of the show is "Riding High" -- design dot indicate the state the Republic economy.

    One of the highlights for the crowd is the new cable way which offers the visitors a spectacular view of the international pavilions.

    Among the international pavilions are those sponsored by Britain, France, West Germany, Portugal, Southern Rhodesia, Japan, Switzerland, Spain, Austria, Holland, Belgium and Italy. The most important item on display in most of the pavilions is industrial and agricultural machinery.

    A new art gallery showing traditional South African art has also been built.

    Before the show finishes at the end of the month, it is estimated that nearly a million people, including hundreds of overseas businessman will have passed through the turnstiles.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAAGTHFYECG48DIVQT85PEFX33M
    Media URN:
    VLVAAGTHFYECG48DIVQT85PEFX33M
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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