• Short Summary

    Thousands of Congolese workers marked May Day on Monday (1 May) with a mass rally followed by a parade through the street of Brazzaville.

  • Description

    1.
    GV Stands, Nze arrives
    0.22

    2.
    LV Ngouabi arrives & is greeted by Kondo (4 shots)
    0.58

    3.
    CO Kondo speaking
    1.04

    4.
    GV Crowd
    1.09

    5.
    LV & SV May Day marchers pass in procession
    1.44

    6.
    SV Officials watch marchers past (3 shots)
    2.19



    Initials SGM/1319 SGM/1256



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Thousands of Congolese workers marked May Day on Monday (1 May) with a mass rally followed by a parade through the street of Brazzaville.

    Reviewing the parade from a grandstand on the Boulevard of the Armies were Congolese President Marien Ngouabi, Member of the Political Bureau, M. Pierre Nze, the Secretary General of the Congolese Confederation of Trade Unions, M.Anatole Kondo, and other officials.

    In a speech marking the occasion, M. Kondo called on the workers of the Congo and those of its allies to units in the fight against capitalist domination.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4GSLXX6YZVRRLC2RXXLWO0L71
    Media URN:
    VLVA4GSLXX6YZVRRLC2RXXLWO0L71
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/05/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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