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    The Lord Mayor of London, Sir Ralph Perring, visited the city of Hamiltonian, Ontario, on Sunday.

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    seq of boat and mayor getting off
    7 ft

    seq getting into car and riding to city hall
    14 ft

    shots of city hall
    17 ft

    mayor of ham. and wife talk to mayor
    18 1/2 ft

    two women
    20 ft

    mayor signs book
    26 1/2 ft


    "To Town & Around" from BCINA

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Lord Mayor of London, Sir Ralph Perring, visited the city of Hamiltonian, Ontario, on Sunday.Hamilton is on Lake Ontario, about 60 miles south-west of Toronto.

    After a cruise of Hamilton harbour, the Lord Mayor and his party joined the mayor of Hamilton, Vic Copps, to tour the downtown area on their way to city hall.Sir Ralph, who is visiting several Canadian cities on his tour, has brought his own official cars.Today he was given a civic reception in Toronto by mayor Donald Sumerville.Sir Ralph said he was very impressed with Hamilton's city hall, and he praised the industrial aspects of the city.The lady mayoress renewed a friendship with Controller Ada Pritchard, a senior member of Hamilton council, who represented Mayor Copps during a visit to London earlier this year.The Lord Mayor signed the official city register and commented on some of the previous guests who have visited Hamilton...

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