• Short Summary

    SOME 2,500 STUDENTS IN PANAMA ON SUNDAY TOOK PART IN ANTI-AMERICAN DEMONSTRATIONS. DURING THE DAY?

  • Description

    1.
    LV STUDENTS AROUND EFFIGIES ON TREES.
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    2.
    SV EFFIGY WITH PLACARD.
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    3.
    CU DITTO.
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    4.
    SV BANNER "YANKEES GO HOME, ZONIANS OUT"
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    5.
    CU ANOTHER BANNER.
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    6.
    CU ANOTHER EFFIGY INSCRIBED "OMEARA IDIOT" (2 SHOTS).
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    7.
    SV STUDENT ADDRESSES GATHERING (3 SHOTS).
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    8.
    SV PAN EXCITED STUDENTS AROUND BURNING EFFIGIES (2 SHOTS).
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    9.
    SV STUDENTS ( 3 SHOTS).
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    10.
    CU MARCHING FEET.
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    11.
    TV STUDENTS MARCH TO PRESIDENTIAL PALACE.
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    12.
    LV STUDENTS OUTSIDE.
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    13.
    SV SNR. SOLIS PALMA SURROUNDED BY STUDENTS.
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    14.
    GV STUDENTS.
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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: SOME 2,500 STUDENTS IN PANAMA ON SUNDAY TOOK PART IN ANTI-AMERICAN DEMONSTRATIONS. DURING THE DAY THEY ATTENDED A MEETING COMMEMORATING LAST MONTH'S ANTI-AMERICAN RIOTING OVER THE CANAL ZONE. AMONG THE EFFIGIES HANGED AND BURNED WAS THAT OF GENERAL ANDREW O'MEARA, U.S. ARMY CHIEF IN THE ZONE AREA.

    IT WAS ON JANUARY 9 LAST THAT A CONTROVERSY OVER FLYING THE U.S. FLAG TRIGGERED RIOTING AND CLASHES BETWEEN PANAMANIANS AND THE U.S. ARMED SERVICES THAT RESULTED IN MORE THAN 20 DEAD. THE VIOLENCE LED TO DEMANDS FOR A REVISION OF THE 1903 CANAL TREATY.

    SUNDAY'S MEETING IN THE CITY'S SANTA ANA PARK RESULTED IN THREE HOURS OF ANTI-AMERICAN SPEECHES. THE CROWD SHOUTED "YANKEE, GO HOME" AND "VIVA PANAMA". THERE WERE NO REPORTED ARRESTS OR INJURIES.

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    Film ID:
    VLVACVE6U3MW6R5XLGGB67JG16ZGI
    Media URN:
    VLVACVE6U3MW6R5XLGGB67JG16ZGI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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