Thailand's celebrated Children's Day recently with parties and exhibitions organised by various charitable bodies and Government departments.
SV Children near temple (2 shots)
SV Children light joss sticks (2 shots)
SV Little girl tries on carnival hat.
GV Fairground with big wheel and children climbing on board (2 shots)
GV Children running with parachute and 'chute opens (2 shots)
SV Child lifted into helicopter (2 shots)
SV Children look at exhibition of weapons
SV Child climbs ladder into three
SV Children taken for ride in military boat across lake
GV Children play and walk around sideshows.
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Background: Thailand's celebrated Children's Day recently with parties and exhibitions organised by various charitable bodies and Government departments.
At Lumpini Park, where Visnews cameraman Dong Kyu Klm shot this film, local children from Bangkok wore given the chance to see military exhibitions and to ride in a special military boat on the lake.
The Public Welfare Department's contribution to the Christmas spirit included parties for the children at its various centres, and showed special exhibitions of children's art.
This film has natural sound throughout.