• Short Summary

    Mrs Pat Nixon, wife of the United States President, was entertained by a troupe of dancers in Monrovia on Tuesday (4 January), the day after she attended the swearing-in ceremony of Liberia's President Tolbert.

  • Description

    1.
    GV & SV Troupe dancing (2 shots)
    0.06

    2.
    MV Mrs Nixon and others applauding
    0.10

    3.
    SV Dancers
    0.13

    4.
    MV Mrs Nixon dressed in a Lappa
    0.21

    5.
    SV ZOOM OUT TO MV Dancers
    0.27

    6.
    SV Mrs Nixon helped to dress
    0.34

    7.
    MV Mrs Nixon dancing with dancers
    0.38

    8.
    SV Mrs Nixon shakes hands with dancers & speaking (4 shots)
    0.58

    9.
    GV Guard of honour at airport
    1.01

    10.
    MV PAN Mrs Nixon & President Tolbert across tarmac to aircraft
    1.10

    11.
    SV & MV Mrs Nixon bids farewell to officials (3 shots)
    1.20

    12.
    SV Mrs Nixon bids farewell to Tolbert
    1.26

    13.
    Mrs Nixon up steps & waves ZOOM OUT TO GV ditto
    1.43



    Initials SGM/1541 SGM/1536



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Mrs Pat Nixon, wife of the United States President, was entertained by a troupe of dancers in Monrovia on Tuesday (4 January), the day after she attended the swearing-in ceremony of Liberia's President Tolbert. With her was President Moktar Ould Daddah of Mauritania. During the fun Mrs Nixon tried on a lappa, a local costume, and joined in the dancing.

    The next day, Wednesday, Mrs Nixon left Liberia for Ghana. President Tolbert saw her off at the airport.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADGHNN1KCTSHLVHV0ML91I19KZ
    Media URN:
    VLVADGHNN1KCTSHLVHV0ML91I19KZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    07/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:42:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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