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    IN MOSCOW, THE BRITISH AGRICULTURAL FAIR HAS SCORED A TREMENDOUS SUCCESS....YESTERDAY (THURSDAY), MR. KHRUSHCHEV SPENT?

  • Description

    IN MOSCOW, THE BRITISH AGRICULTURAL FAIR HAS SCORED A TREMENDOUS SUCCESS....YESTERDAY (THURSDAY), MR. KHRUSHCHEV SPENT THREE HOURS TOURING THE VARIOUS EXHIBITS, AND TODAY (FRIDAY), THE FAIR HAD ANOTHER IMPORTANT VISITOR - THE AMBASSADOR OF THE PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA, WHO SAID IN BRITISH FARM EQUIPMENT AND 'KNOW-HOW'. IT'S BEEN ANNOUNCED THAT THE FAIR WILL REMAIN OPEN FOR AT LEAST ANOTHER HALF DAY TO ENABLE RUSSIA'S FIRST DEPUTY CHAIRMAN, MR. MIKOYAN, WHO HAS BEEN VISITING JAPAN, TO HAVE A LOOK ROUND.

    MR. KHRUSHCHEV, WHO IS QUITE AN AGRICULTURAL EXPERT HIMSELF, ALSO HAD AN EYE FOR THE LIGHTER SIDE OF THINGS DURING HIS TOUR. THIS PAIR OF WHITE PIGEONS TOGETHER IN A CAGE DREW ONE OF IS MANY QUIPS.

    BEFORE LEAVING THE SOVIET PREMIER SAID HIS GOVERNMENT WOULD CERTAINLY PLACE CONTRACTS FOR BRITISH LIVESTOCK, POULTRY AND FARM MACHINERY. THE RUSSIAN LEADER HAD BEEN INTRIGUED BY A SHEEP DOG DISPLAY, AND WAS DELIGHTED WHEN TOLD THE DOG, 'FLASH' WOULD BE PRESENTED TO HIM. "I WAS A SHEPHERD BOY ONCE," HE COMMENTED, "BUT I WAS THE ONE WHO DID ALL THE RUNNING NOT THE DOG."

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    Film ID:
    VLVA4ENZRUP1AGZA9YE0LY360PBMT
    Media URN:
    VLVA4ENZRUP1AGZA9YE0LY360PBMT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/05/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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