• Short Summary

    VIETNAMESE WOMEN'S DAY, COMMEMORATING THE VICTORY OVER THE CHINESE BY TWO TRUNG SISTERS MANY CENTURIES AGO, WAS CELEBRATED IN SAIGON THIS YEAR WITH THE FIRST LADY OF THE COUNTRY MADAME NGO DINH NHU, SISTER IN LAW OF THE PRESIDENT, ADDRESSING THE VIETNAMESE WOMEN.

  • Description

    VIETNAMESE WOMEN'S DAY, COMMEMORATING THE VICTORY OVER THE CHINESE BY TWO TRUNG SISTERS MANY CENTURIES AGO, WAS CELEBRATED IN SAIGON THIS YEAR WITH THE FIRST LADY OF THE COUNTRY MADAME NGO DINH NHU, SISTER IN LAW OF THE PRESIDENT, ADDRESSING THE VIETNAMESE WOMEN.

    THE TRUNG SISTERS WERE THE TWO HEROINES OF ANCIENT VIETNAM AND WERE REPORTED TO HAVE DRIVEN BACK CHINESE INVADERS. VIETNAMESE WOMEN REPRESENTING THEM RODE ON ELEPHANTS FOLLOWED BY OTHER WOMEN "WARRIORS" ON HORSES.

    MRS.NHU ADDRESSING THE WOMEN OF SOUTH VIETNAM SAID THE STRATEGIC VILLAGE PROGRAMME WAS "INSPIRED BY OUR ARDENT DESIRE FOR FREEDOM".

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1C5IGF6FOGYE3A4MHQ1HBEWVO
    Media URN:
    VLVA1C5IGF6FOGYE3A4MHQ1HBEWVO
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    08/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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