• Short Summary

    MAY DAY'S BIGGEST CELEBRATIONS IN YUGOSLAVIA WERE HELD IN BELGRADE. IN THE STREETS, FROM EARLY?

  • Description

    MAY DAY'S BIGGEST CELEBRATIONS IN YUGOSLAVIA WERE HELD IN BELGRADE. IN THE STREETS, FROM EARLY MORNING, CROWDS OF PEOPLE GATHERED. FOR OVER THREE HOURS YUGOSLAV ARMY UNITS AND WORKING PEOPLE MARCHED PAST THE GRANDSTAND SALUTING PRESIDENT TITO AND OTHER YUGOSLAV OFFICIALS.

    CHILDREN, STUDENTS, FORMER FIGHTERS, WORKERS SPORTSMEN AND CITIZENS REPRESENTING SOCIAL ORGANIZATIONS TOOK PART IN THE PARADE. MANY WORE THEIR TRADITIONAL AND COLOURFUL NATIONAL COSTUMES.

    THIS YEAR THE FIRST OF MAY WAS CELEBRATED WITH SPECIAL SIGNIFICANCE 20 YEARS AGO, THE THIRD SESSION OF THE ANTIFASCIST ASSEMBLY OF THE YUGOSLAV NATIONAL LIBERATION FOUNDED THE NEW STATE. AND THIS YEAR THE NEW YUGOSLAV CONSTITUTION WAS PROMULGATED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA69KSTHXE9MRKBNRX411PN4JNM
    Media URN:
    VLVA69KSTHXE9MRKBNRX411PN4JNM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/05/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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