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    British Guiana 18-7-1964 (REUTERS - KOKOJAN)

    Roll 1

    People going to polls, auto, bicycles

    At Polls... Central Georgetown...please note mixed races...Chinese voter with ink dipped finger showing that he has voted and cannot vote again today.

    Ill woman being helped down the street going to polls.

    Police standing by....another Georgetown polling station.

    Roll 2

    Polls Georgetown.......donkey cart with voters

    PLAISANCE (east coast town or village) Sign and village scene

    Roll 3

    Voting in Plaisance Note British Land Rover checking Polls.

    L-R Homes of Indians in new settlement near coast (these are the ones that were moved out because of the previous violence).....Indiana voting village of SUCCESS

    Roll 4

    Newly constructed Indian village, pan to woman washing clothes in small creek.

    Jagan Poster pan to villagers....

    Ass with political sign and indians laughing.

    Town of Plaisance, all Negroes voting..

    Roll 5

    General shots of downtown Georgetown.

    British copters taking off on Patrol.

    Roll 6

    Security Patrol practicing setting up road block. This is C Company, 1st Bn.

    Queens Own Buffs, Royal Kent Regiment.

    Roll 7

    Air to Air of British Copter on Patrol

    Air to ??? of Copter on Patrol

    Roll #8

    Col. Mc Donald delivering ballot papers to village of Mora point (last point of Civilization, on South is uncivilized)

    Roll #9

    Burma Rice Mill area (a few miles NE of Mora-Point) Col. Mc Donald chats with officer in charge there -Aerials of Georgetown-

    newspaper of 12-8-64

    Blackboard in front of Chronicle with returns 9 A.M.(12-8-64) Georgetown

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