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    Funeral and lying-in-state of Sri Lanka's (formerly Ceylon) first Prime Minister, Don Stephen Senanayake

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    SLATE INFORMATION: The Funeral of Ceylon's Prime Minister

    SRI LANKA: Colombo:
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    CEYLON. Lying-in-State of Mr Senanayke, in Colombo following his fatal accident when he fell of his horse... Mourners pass by his coffin

    COLOMBO Lying-in-State of body of Mr Senanayke, the first Ceylon Prime Minister following his fatal accident with his horse

    SENANAYKE. His body lies-in-state in Colombo, Ceylon following his fatal accident when he fell off his horse...Mourners pass his coffine.

    Don Stephen Senanayake, mourning, buddhist, procession, pyre, ride, rider, independence movement
    Background: Funeral and lying-in-state of Sri Lanka's (formerly Ceylon) first Prime Minister, Don Stephen Senanayake

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    Film ID:
    VLVA2RNLYLYZWVL1C2ELAOCVTQ72W
    Media URN:
    VLVA2RNLYLYZWVL1C2ELAOCVTQ72W
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1952
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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