• Short Summary

    EAST AND WEST: MODERN TALE OF TWO CITIES:Venezuela: oil boom city

    ( 2014 NOTE - Story shows Caracus Venezuela - motor ways /skyscrapers / President Jimenez opening new school - l financed by oil boom /slums dwellings alongside skyscrapers/ police crushing opium
    dens in Vietnam / man sucking opium pipe / Saigon police destroy haul of drugs and opium pipes)

  • Description

    MODERN TALE OF TWO CITIES:

    DRUGS Rounding up of drugs and opium pipes in Saigon...put on fire then burnt.

    JIMENEZ, President of Venezuela Resignation Jan. 1958. In Caracas cap. of Venezuela opens new school...cutting tape.

    SCHOOLS President Jimenez of Venezuela opens new school in Caracas in Venezuela...cuts tape.

    VENEZUELA South America. Aerial shots of .... President Jimenez opened new school in Caracas (during oil boom to the city).

    Economics
    Background: EAST AND WEST: MODERN TALE OF TWO CITIES:Venezuela: oil boom city

    ( 2014 NOTE - Story shows Caracus Venezuela - motor ways /skyscrapers / President Jimenez opening new school - l financed by oil boom /slums dwellings alongside skyscrapers/ police crushing opium
    dens in Vietnam / man sucking opium pipe / Saigon police destroy haul of drugs and opium pipes)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA1XJ1P7GHCXNQB09LJH15JSI61
    Media URN:
    VLVA1XJ1P7GHCXNQB09LJH15JSI61
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/12/1955
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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