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  • Short Summary

    Material relating to newsreel story "Rhodesia Whither" - 65/88.

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    Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Rhodesia Whither" 65/88.

    Prime Minister of Southern Rhodesia Ian Smith and Prime Minister Harold Wilson pose on steps outside Government House. Modern street scenes and buildings in Salisbury. Various shots guard and patrol dog outside where talks are being held. Various shots crowd black Zimbabweans singing and dancing outside Government House.

    Various shots Council of African Chiefs representing black population of Rhodesia. The 26 chiefs arrive at Government House. Various shots chiefs shaking hands with Mr. Wilson on arrival before entering Government House. L/S coach / bus moving off with the chiefs inside.

    Various shots Government House during talks. Commonwealth secretary Arthur Bottomley is also present, as well as Smith and Nationalist Party leader Joshua Nkomo. M/S Mr. Wilson's car moves away.

    Note: old records suggest this item is in fact a combination of 65/88 E and 65/88 F.

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    Selected originals
    British Pathé
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    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:17:15:00 / 01:22:17:00
    65/88 E (Selected Originals) (aka 65/88 F)

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