• Short Summary

    THE FIFTH ASIAN GAMES OPENED IN THE NATIONAL STADIUM, BANGKOK YESTERDAY (FRIDAY DEC 9). HIS?

  • Description

    THE FIFTH ASIAN GAMES OPENED IN THE NATIONAL STADIUM, BANGKOK YESTERDAY (FRIDAY DEC 9). HIS MAJESTY THE KING OF THAILAND WAS PRESENT AT THE OPENING CEREMONY AND TO WATCH A MARCH-PAST OF THE COMPETITORS.

    ATHLETES TAKING PART IN THE GAMES MARCHED PAST THE KING, LED BY STANDARD BEARERS CARRYING THEIR NATIONAL FLAGS.

    WHEN ALL THE TEAMS WERE LINED UP IN THE STADIUM THE KING DECLARED THE GAMES OPEN, AFTER WHICH FLOCKS OF DOVES AND BALLOONS WERE RELEASED.

    THE GAMES END ON DECEMBER 20TH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4WJIRBZRVJ70O2FVTSM8EKTII
    Media URN:
    VLVA4WJIRBZRVJ70O2FVTSM8EKTII
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    10/12/1966
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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