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    AN EXHIBITION OF ARTS AND CRAFTS WAS OPENED RECENTLY IN KINSHASA'S PARK OF THE REVOLUTION BY THE MINISTER OF NATIONAL EDUCATION FOR CONGO-KINSHASA, M.

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    EXHIBITION OPENED; CROWD LOOKING AT EXHIBITS.




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    Background: AN EXHIBITION OF ARTS AND CRAFTS WAS OPENED RECENTLY IN KINSHASA'S PARK OF THE REVOLUTION BY THE MINISTER OF NATIONAL EDUCATION FOR CONGO-KINSHASA, M. NDJADI. M. NDJADI WAS STANDING IN FOR THE PRESIDENT OF CONGO-KINSHASA, GENERAL JOSEPH MOBUTU.

    ON HAND TO PERFORM THE TRADITIONAL RIBBON-CUTTING CEREMONY WAS THE COUNTRY'S HIGH COMMISSIONER FOR CULTURE AND TOURISM, M. NDJOLI.

    THE TWO OFFICIAL REPRESENTATIVES TOURED THE EXHIBITION SHOWING SPECIAL INTEREST IN THE WORKS OF AN ETHIOPIAN PAINTER, AS WELL AS THOSE OF CONGOLESE ARTISTS AND CRAFTSMEN.

    IT IS HOPED THAT THE EXHIBITION WILL BECOME AN ANNUAL EVENT REFLECTING THE EVOLUTION OF ARTS AND CRAFTS IN THE CONGO AND OTHER AFRICAN COUNTRIES SHARING A COMMON HERITAGE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAB85FMX91QGRV4I9IGUUEGSFZ0
    Media URN:
    VLVAB85FMX91QGRV4I9IGUUEGSFZ0
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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