• Short Summary

    MR. G. MENNEN WILLIAMS, UNITED STATES ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS, FLEW INTO?

  • Description

    1.
    GV GOVERNMENT HOUSE
    0.04

    2.
    CU WILLIAMS WALKING WITH FRIENDS
    0.07

    3.
    LV WILLIAMS PHOTOGRAPHS
    0.11

    4.
    CU DITTO
    0.15

    5.
    LV WILLIAMS INTO CAR
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    6.
    GV WILLIAMS AT RADIO STATION
    0.22

    7.
    CU SPEAKING AT MIKE
    0.27

    8.
    LV CAR ARRIVING AT FACTORY
    0.32

    9.
    SV WILLIAMS OUT OF CAR GREETS PEOPLE
    0.35

    10.
    CU WILLIAMS MEETING PEOPLE
    0.39

    11.
    GV WILLIAMS LOOKING AT PLANT
    0.43

    12.
    ANGLE SHOT...OF PLANT
    0.47

    13.
    GV WILLIAMS WALKING WITH OFFICIALS
    0.51



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MR. G. MENNEN WILLIAMS, UNITED STATES ASSISTANT SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS, FLEW INTO LUANDA, ANGOLA, AUGUST 9, ON A TWO-DAY VISIT -- FIRST STAGE IN HIS GOODWILL TOUR OF AFRICAN COUNTRIES.

    AFTER A RADIO ADDRESS IN WHICH HE THANKED THE PORTUGUESE GOVERNMENT FOR PERMISSION TO VISIT THE COLONY, MR. WILLIAMS PAID A CALL ON GENERAL VENANCIO DESLANDES, GOVERNOR-GENERAL OF ANGOLA, AT GOVERNMENT HOUSE. MR. WILLIAMS, A KEEN PHOTOGRAPHER, TOOK PICTURES OF THE OFFICIAL RESIDENCE, AND LATER VISITED LOCAL FACTORIES AND MANUFACTURING PLANTS.

    NEXT STOP ON HIS TOUR: BECHUANALAND, THEN BASUTOLAND. HE WILL ALSO VISIT SWAZILAND, MOZAMBIQUE, NORTHERN AND SOUTHERN RHODESIA, AND NYASALAND.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAID11G6URNABP19O4VEPR76JY
    Media URN:
    VLVAID11G6URNABP19O4VEPR76JY
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/08/1961
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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