Record-sized queues of Cubans were at the U.S. Embassy, Havana, Cuba, November 22, seeking visas?
U.S Embassy, cars parked in front, people wait in long lines.
American flag. People in front of Embassy, CU's and SCU's.
Some hid behind parasols and newspapers. Some left saying film was to be handled over to DIER (Military Intelligence) to find out who wanted to leave the country.
People sit on small seats rented by Negroes.
People enter side door covered by green parasol.
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Background: Record-sized queues of Cubans were at the U.S. Embassy, Havana, Cuba, November 22, seeking visas to enter the U.S.A. See 6993/60.
Meanwhile the Castro Administration was building up its arsenals. According to the U.S. State Department, Communist Arms totalling 22,000 tons, from rifles to fighter planes, had arrived in Cuba.