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    Later at another ceremony at the Hall of trade Union, Col. Acheampong presented the Documents?

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    CU: Crest on a singlet. MLS: Arrival of Col. Ignatius Kutu Acheampong at the Independence (Black Star) Square for the May Day rally.



    MS: Cutaway shots of Members of the NRC and workers on parade.



    LS: Workers on parade. MLS: Workers seated under tent.



    MS: Cutaway shots of diplomats and guests. MLS: Col. Acheampong speaking.



    CU: Mr. A. M. Isifu. Acting Secretary-General of the TUC.



    MS: Col. Acheampong speaking. Workers speaking.



    MS: Workers listening.



    MLS: March past of workers led by the National Congress of the TUC.



    MS: CU: Col. Acheampong taking the salute.



    LS: Various shots of march past. cutaway shots.



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    LS: General view of parade with workers and floats.



    MS: MCU: Fleats and Col. Acheampong taking salute.



    MLS: CU: Workers of the National Game and Wild Life parading with live snakes and monkeys, shots of. MS: Workers displaing infromt of dais.



    LS: Shots of other workers marching past with floats etc. MS: Brassband providign music.



    MCU: TUC headqurters. LS: The Hall of Trade Unions. MLS: Arrival shots of Col..Achrqmpong at the Hall of trade Unions to formally hand over the documents of the building to the Acting Secretary-General of the TUC, Mr. A. M. Isifu. MS: Col. Acheampong handing over the documents, and keys, MS: Cutaway shots of workers looking on.



    MS: Shot of a slaughtered cow to mark the ocassion.



    Col. I. K. Acheampong. Head of State and Chariman of the NRC addressed a May Day rally of "orkers of Chana at the Independece (Black Star) Square in Accra. Copy of speech attached.



    Col. Acheampong also presented workers-of-the-Year award to 17 membera of the 17 national Unions of the TUC.




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    Background: Later at another ceremony at the Hall of trade Union, Col. Acheampong presented the Documents and keys of the TUC headquarters to the Acting Secretary-General for the TUC, Mr. A. M. Isifu, to commemorate the final handing over of the building to the workers of Ghana.

    When the workers voice was muffled by the Busia regime the Building and assets of the TUC were also taken from the workers (TUC).

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    Film ID:
    VLVABBH8OYI9BTBG2RL6HNVGH47ZU
    Media URN:
    VLVABBH8OYI9BTBG2RL6HNVGH47ZU
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/05/1974
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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