• Short Summary

    IN THE VENEZUELA CAPITAL OF CARACAS, A MILITARY PARADE ON THURSDAY MARKED PRESIDENT RAUL LEONI'S FIRST FULL DAY OF OFFICE.

  • Description

    1.
    SV FRONT SHOT - COLOUR GUARD GOOSE- STEPPING, PAN. TO FLAG.
    4.08

    2.
    SV REVIEWING STAND, PRESIDENT LEONI WATCHING.
    9.06

    3.
    SV GOOSE-STEPPING SOLDIERS TOWARD CAMERA.
    12.08

    4.
    MCU LEONI AND DIGNITARIES IN REVIEWING STAND (PROFILE).
    17.06

    5.
    SV COMBAT TROOPS PASS IN REVIEW.
    27.02

    6.
    SV CUTAWAY YOUNG GIRLS APPLAUDING.
    28.08

    7.
    BACK SHOT - PERSONNEL IN JEEPS ROLLING AWAY.
    33.06

    8.
    SIDE SHOT OF SLOWLY MOVING TRUCKS.
    38.04

    9.
    SV JEEPS MOVING AWAY.
    44.04

    10.
    SV LEONI APPROACHES AND EMBRACES A DIGNITARY AND EX-PRESIDENT BETANCOURT.
    54.04



    Initials AA/N/RM/KN


    EDITORS: SEE PRODUCTION NO. 2481/64 (13 MARCH) LEONI SWORN IN AS PRESIDENT.

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: IN THE VENEZUELA CAPITAL OF CARACAS, A MILITARY PARADE ON THURSDAY MARKED PRESIDENT RAUL LEONI'S FIRST FULL DAY OF OFFICE.

    ABOUT 2,000 MEN AND WOMEN REPRESENTING MILITARY SCHOOLS AND UNITS IF THE ARMED FORCES MARCHED PAST PRESIDENT LEONI IN THE HOUR-LONG PARADE.

    PRESIDENT LEONI'S TAKING OF OFFICE ON THE PREVIOUS DAY HAD BEEN THE FIRST TIME IN VENEZUELA HISTORY THAT THERE HAD BEEN A PEACEFUL TRANSFER OF POWER BY ELECTION.

    THE MAN WHO HAD HELD THE PRESIDENCY FOR THE PREVIOUS FIVE YEAR TERM, ROMULO BETANCOURT, WAS ALSO AT THE PARADE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEVUUSM6RTLGGIOXG172GLV3UJ
    Media URN:
    VLVAEVUUSM6RTLGGIOXG172GLV3UJ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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