• Short Summary

    President Rene Schick of Nicaragua and his wife jointly cut a ribbon to open a Japanese Trade Fair in Managua on Tuesday (25 February).

  • Description

    1.
    Sign "Feria Industria Japonesa"


    2.
    Japanese and Nicaraguan flags in foreground
    0.04

    3.
    MS Ribbon cutting ceremony
    0.12

    4.
    Nicaragua President shakes hands with worker; pan to vehicle
    0.25

    5.
    Japanese guide - pan to vehicles
    0.33

    6.
    LS Toys
    0.41

    7.
    Textile machine
    0.46

    8.
    Doll making machine
    0.51

    9.
    Man giver doll to girl
    0.56

    10.
    Night shot - people
    1.02

    11.
    LS Fireworks
    1.07



    Initials RH



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: President Rene Schick of Nicaragua and his wife jointly cut a ribbon to open a Japanese Trade Fair in Managua on Tuesday (25 February). The fair will be open to the public until 9 March 1964.

    At the opening ceremony President Schick was accompanied by Japanese Ambassador Hayashi and Heiji Kato, Director of the Fair. On opening day admission was by invitation only; the public was not admitted. The invitations went to government officials, civic and business leaders.

    The exhibits included Japanese automobiles, textile machinery, and toys. One attractions was a machine for making plastic dolls. Several of the dolls were presented to women and girls in the crowd.

    Climax of the official inaugural was a fireworks display.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2T31QXCHO7U7GWC7KOPP1TLF1
    Media URN:
    VLVA2T31QXCHO7U7GWC7KOPP1TLF1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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