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    Roll 1

    *1 Silent cut ins. Kei river pass 3 shots, man on pony passes up road ls of bridge, travelling shot over bridge sideways, road signs 46 m to East London and Kei River. Bridge and car coming over, travel shot going over bridge, again side. climbing away from river. Rugged hills with river winding below. East London harbour mouth, the harbour, dry dock, town hall, main street.

    Roll 2

    *2 silent cut ins. flock of sheep pass thru gate. small herd of cattle in pasture, herd cattle driven over road with sheep and huts in back, big flock sheep, native women not doing anything special just types, last has white paint on face.

    Here in Umtata Viscount Montgomery is seeing for himself, see meeting with native civil officials at Chief Magistrate Liebrant's office, lead up to Monty interview on roll 3.... ls of country side.

    Roll 3

    *3 Montgomery interview double shot, single on him only for long piece. questions repeated.

    Hugh White, an attorney in Umtata interview in the street double shot then on him alone, then questions repeated.

    Roll 4

    *4 Women cleaning meal ie(maize lands, woman resting and smoking pipe, chats with child, men walking along road, two women carrying loads on heads walking long distance in fields and at same time smoking pipes.)

    Roll 5

    *5 self soundwise background to silent rolls, this is East London on thru Kei river pass to Transkei description and peoples up to intro to Monty.

    Here we have a quick view of Transkei with interview with Monty who is more or less in favour of the government move to give self government and White who is against this, a balanced viewpoint. On wed when you should receive this there is to be the first mtg of natives in an attempt to form a kind of government in Umtata which makes this topical on wednesday.


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