• Short Summary

    FORMER SOUTH AFRICAN TRIBAL CHIEF, ALBERT JOHN LUTHULI, RESPLENDENT IN HIS ZULU COSTUME WITH A NECKLACE OF LIONS' TEETH AND A LEOPARD SKIN HAT, WAS PRESENTED WITH THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE FOR 1960 DURING A CEREMONY AT OSLO UNIVERSITY, DECEMBER, 10.

  • Description

    1.
    GTV.PRIZE-GIVING.
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    2.
    STV.KING OLAV WALKING TO DAIS.
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    3.
    STV.GUESTS CLAP.
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    4.
    LV.LUTHULI BEING PRESENTED WITH PRIZE.
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    5.
    SCU.DITTO.
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    6.
    LV.LUTHULI WALKING TOWARDS PLATFORM TO MAKE SPEECH.
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    7.
    STV PAN..GUESTS STANDING AND CLAPPING WITH LUTHULI STARTING LECTURE.
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    8.
    SV.LUTHULI SPEAKING.
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    9.
    LV.LUTHULI LEAVING DAIS.
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    10.
    SCU.TRYGVE LIE, FORMER U.N. SECRETARY-GENERAL.
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    11.
    LV.SWEDISH AMBASSADOR RECEIVING A POSTHUMOUS AWARD FOR DAG HAMMARSKJOLD.
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    12.
    STV.GUESTS.
    1.24

    13.
    GV.PRIZES GIVEN TO DAG HAMMARSKJOLD AND LUTHULI.3 SCENES.
    1.33


    TRANSCRIPT SEQ 8: MR. LUTHULI: "IT IS SIGNIFICANT THAT IT WAS IN AFRICA, MY HOME CONTINENT, THAT HE GAVE HIS LIFE .... HE STEERED THE UNITED NATIONS THROUGH SOME OF THE MOST DIFFICULT PHASES IN ITS HISTORY."




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    Background: FORMER SOUTH AFRICAN TRIBAL CHIEF, ALBERT JOHN LUTHULI, RESPLENDENT IN HIS ZULU COSTUME WITH A NECKLACE OF LIONS' TEETH AND A LEOPARD SKIN HAT, WAS PRESENTED WITH THE NOBEL PEACE PRIZE FOR 1960 DURING A CEREMONY AT OSLO UNIVERSITY, DECEMBER, 10.

    THE PEACE PRIZE FOR 1961 WAS GIVEN POSTHUMOUSLY TO THE FORMER SECRETARY-GENERAL OF THE UNITED NATIONS, MR. HAMMARSKJOLD. IT WAS RECEIVED BY MR. ROLF EDBERG, THE SWEDISH AMBASSADOR IN OSLO. PRESENT AT THE CEREMONY WERE KING OLAV OF NORWAY, MEMBERS OF THE NORWEGIAN GOVERNMENT, MR. LUTHULI'S WIFE AND MR HAMMRSKJOLD'S NEAREST RELATIVES.

    IN A DIGNIFIED AND MOVING SPEECH, SAID TO HAVE MADE A DEEP IMPRESSION ON THOSE PRESENT, 62-YEAR-OLD, MR. LUTHULI SAID HE REGARDED THE AWARD AS "A RECOGNITION OF THE SACRIFICES MADE BY THE PEOPLE OF ALL RACES, PARTICULARLY THE AFRICAN PEOPLE WHO HAVE SUFFERED SO MUCH FOR SO LONG".

    SPEAKING OF MR. HAMMARSKJOLD'S WORK FOR HUMANITY, MR.LUTHULI SAID:

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEYVOJKUATEG68G74E4AYTKGRB
    Media URN:
    VLVAEYVOJKUATEG68G74E4AYTKGRB
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/12/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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