Full title reads: "Colombo Opens New Chapter For Commonwealth".
Colombo, Ceylon / Sri Lanka and Indo-China.
MV Exterior Senate building, Colombo, SV Windows of Senate House showing Commonwealth flags flying. MV Towards British Foreign Secretary Ernest Bevin arriving. MV Towards and...
Travelogue - street scenes, traffic, men at work, washing in a river, rice boats etc.
Italy's naval cadets put on a display on their ship, "Colombo".
Commonwealth leaders meet in Colombo to discuss their attitude to Communist China.
Conference in Canada - Asian countries receive financial aid to stop spread of Communism.
A train crash in Sri Lanka kills 26 and injures 130. The Acting Prime Minister takes a look.
Veteran cars parade through Colombo in Ceylon
Wesak Day celebration in Colombo, Ceylon (Sri Lanka).