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    Kenya, East Africa: GV Soldiers searching bush around house in which C.H. Furgusson and Charles Bingley were found murdered on the morning of Jan. 2nd. LV House. Int. V Pan Showing pools of blood on floor etc., Closer V Ditto. SV Soldiers rushing into bush. LV Soldiers picking up suspects. BV Soldiers chasing suspects. SCU Soldiers searching suspects. SV Police bring out natives from huts. SV Suspected Mau Mau followers being taken to compounds. Closer V Ditto. GV Compounds. CU Soldiers with guns. LV Suspects being interrogated, the three standing were wanted in connection wit the recent murder of three loyal kikuyu tribesmen. CU Pan Suspected. GV Natives gathered for Mau Mau cleansing ceremony. SV Animal being thrown. SV Natives. SCU Natives holding small objectsin hands. SV Blood from animal being emptied into ewers. SCU Native drinking out of ewer. LV Natives sitting around as ceremony is performed. SV General Sir Brian Robertson...LIB. NO. 21028. CU Ditto...LIB. NO. 21028.



    Independence Movements; Military - Active; Personalities - Armed Forces; British Empire; Crime, Justice and Law Enforcement; Brian Hubert Robertson, 1st Baron Roberton of Oakridge (1896-1974)




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    EAPEX, NAIROBI, & LIBRARY. (EXCLUSIVE)
    Kenya

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    Film ID:
    VLVACYE0N3KBI549WTQ5WSESBH5DY
    Media URN:
    VLVACYE0N3KBI549WTQ5WSESBH5DY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/01/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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