• Short Summary

    The British Minister of State for colonial Affairs, the Earl of Perth, arrived in the Crown colony of Hong Kong late Oct 21, for a week's visit.

  • Description

    1.
    LS. Lord Perth coming down from plane and received by Hong Kong Governor Sir Robert Black.
    5 1/2 ft

    2.
    MLS. Lord Perth introduced to officials.
    9 ft

    3.
    MS. Lord Perth, Lady Perth, Sir Robert Black and lady Black pose for cameramen.
    23 1/2 ft

    4.
    MLS. Lord Perth interviewed by pressmen.
    25 ft

    5.
    CU. Lord Perth speaking to pressmen.
    28 ft

    6.
    MLS. Lord Perth interviewed by pressmen (REAR VIEW)
    33 ft



    Initials TDH/V/CW



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The British Minister of State for colonial Affairs, the Earl of Perth, arrived in the Crown colony of Hong Kong late Oct 21, for a week's visit.

    He had flown from Kuching in Sarawak where he had attended an inter-territorial conference, accompanied by his wife the Countess of Perth, and Mr. Eugene Melville, Assistant Under-Secretary of State at the Colonial office.

    On arrival at Hong Kong's Kai Tak airport, Lord Perth was met by the Governor of the colony, Sir Robert Black and Lady Black.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADSU1HD20RZVKCVGHK2Z5AAD6S
    Media URN:
    VLVADSU1HD20RZVKCVGHK2Z5AAD6S
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/10/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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