• Short Summary

    Britain's Colonial Secretary, Iain Macleod, got a cold, silent reception from about 50 bystanders as he arrived at Blantyre, Mar 29, for a ten-day tour of Nyasaland.

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    Africans with banners outside Chilena Airport - Armed guards on airport entrance - plane tais in - Mr. Macleod leaves plane greeted - Mr. Macleod leaves by car - View from Zomba plateau township and country - Government House - Mr. Macleod and Sir Robert Armitage walk in Gardens of Government House.




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    Background: Britain's Colonial Secretary, Iain Macleod, got a cold, silent reception from about 50 bystanders as he arrived at Blantyre, Mar 29, for a ten-day tour of Nyasaland.

    Chileka Airport was heavily guarded by police and army personnel as his aircraft touched down. Strong reinforcements of police lined the roads as Mr. Macleod's car headed towards Zomba. He was to be guest that night of Sir Robert Armitage at Government House.

    Next day, Mr. Macleod was to start a concentrated round of meetings with political parties and other organisations.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1QB1E4LXV879ZUDS6F254VKQ6
    Media URN:
    VLVA1QB1E4LXV879ZUDS6F254VKQ6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/04/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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