• Short Summary

    CANADIAN GENERAL D.C. SPRY, CHIEF OF THE WORLD SCOUT MOVEMENT, ACCOMPANIED BY MR W. CAMPBELL,?

  • Description

    1.
    (FIRST PIECE FP3): GENERAL SPRY, ACCOMPANIED BY MR CAMPBELL, MAJOR-GENERAL PAVLIDES, IN CHARGE OF THE ORGANIZATION OF THE JAMBOREE, GREEK SCOUT COMMISSIONERS AND OTHER OFFICIALS INSPECT THE FAMOUS PLAIN OF MARATHON WHERE THE JAMBOREE WILL TAKE PLACE AND WHERE SOME 25 CENTURIES AGO THE FAMOUS BATTLE WAS FOUGHT.


    2.
    GENERAL PAVLIDES EXPLAINS TO GENERAL SPRY ON A MAP AND MODEL HOW THE JAMBOREE CAMP WILL BE ESTABLISHED.


    3.
    VARIOUS SHOTS OF GENERAL SPRY QUERING THE GREEK OFFICIALS ON THE MODEL.


    4.
    CLOSE UPS, ETC.,


    5.
    (SECOND PIECE HP3): SG: GENERAL SPRY SPEAKING TO FOREIGN P4ESS ASSOCIATION MEMBERS AND OTHERS GREEK GOVERNMENT AND SCOUT OFFICIALS.


    6.
    CU: GENERAL SPRY SPEAKING.


    7.
    VARIOUS SHOTS.


    8.
    SCU: GENERAL SPRY SPEAKING HAVING AT HIS LEFT MR GEROCOSTOPOULOS, UNDER SECRETARY OF PRESS AND MINISTRY TO PRIME MINISTER.




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    Background: CANADIAN GENERAL D.C. SPRY, CHIEF OF THE WORLD SCOUT MOVEMENT, ACCOMPANIED BY MR W. CAMPBELL, PROMINENT U.S. SCOUT COMMISSIONER AND MEMBER OF THE WORLD SCOUT BUREAU, ARRIVED IN GREECE TO INSPECT THE AREA OF MARATHON WHERE THE 1963 WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE (1 - 11 AUGUST) WILL TAKE PLACE AND CONSIDER THE MANY PROBLEMS WHICH ARISE FROM SUCH A DIFFICULT ORGANIZATION. GENERAL SPRY, SPEAKING LATER TO A FOREIGN PRESS ASSOCIATION LUNCHEON, REVEALED THAT SOME 12 - 15,000 BOYS AND GIRLS, REPRESENTING SOME 80 COUNTRIES OUTSIDE THE IRON AND BAMBOO CURTAINS, WILL ATTEND NEXT YEAR'S WORLD SCOUT JAMBOREE. "THE JAMBOREE WILL GIVE AN OPPORTUNITY FOR A SELECTED FEW OF 9,000,000 SCOUTS OF THE WORLD TO LIVE THE IDEA OF A WORLD BROTHERHOOD OF CITIZENSHIP THROUGHOUT EVERY 24 HOURS OF THE DAYS OF THE PERIOD OF THE JAMBOREE" HE SAID.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1FWVERS37PGJTUJTW8KQEQTQL
    Media URN:
    VLVA1FWVERS37PGJTUJTW8KQEQTQL
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1962
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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