• Short Summary

    Six specially equipped medical vans to be used in the Ivory Coast's mass anti-measles and smallpox campaign were handed over tot he Ivorian Minister of Health on Friday (26 February) by the United States Ambassador, Mr.

  • Description

    1.
    GV & CU EXT. Institute of hygiene.
    0.08

    2.
    SV & CU line of ambulances with drivers.
    0.15

    3.
    CU Red Cross sign PAN to emblem of US aid.
    0.19

    4.
    SV ambulance
    0.24

    5.
    SV Minister of Public Health Aye greeted US Ambassador Root and other officials.
    0.34

    6.
    SV PAN from group to line of ambulances.
    0.47

    7.
    SV PAN and ZOOM from people watching to Mr. Root speaking beside vehicle.
    0.54

    8.
    CU Root speaking
    0.59

    9.
    SV vehicles
    1.03

    10.
    SV Root and Aye shake hands.
    1.09

    11.
    SV and CU people listen as Aye speaks into mike (5 shots)
    1.38

    12.
    SV group applaud
    1.39

    13.
    SV & CU Mr. Aye enters ambulance.
    1.49

    14.
    CU Root enters ambulance.
    1.54

    15.
    GV group around ambulances.
    2.00



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Six specially equipped medical vans to be used in the Ivory Coast's mass anti-measles and smallpox campaign were handed over tot he Ivorian Minister of Health on Friday (26 February) by the United States Ambassador, Mr. John Root.

    Donated by the United States Agency for International Development, the vans, equipped to manage most ??? help to spread the vaccines throughout the country, The Ivory Coast hopes to have eradicated measles by 1972.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEXDVSB87POX9I59WEEP2SGS91
    Media URN:
    VLVAEXDVSB87POX9I59WEEP2SGS91
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:59:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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