• Short Summary

    Canada's new Governor-General, Mr Roland Michener -- he was Canadian High Commissioner in India until his appointment this week -- is preparing to return home.

  • Description

    Canada's new Governor-General, Mr Roland Michener -- he was Canadian High Commissioner in India until his appointment this week -- is preparing to return home. Before he goes, he will make a final tour of Nepal and some other areas of India.

    Yesterday, Mr Michener spent the morning in his office in Canada House, New Delhi, reading telegrams of congratulation on his appointment and in planning his farewell tour of India.

    Afterwards, he entertained guests from the New Delhi diplomatic corps who toasted his appointment in champagne.

    Mr Michener aged 66, was a former Speaker of the Canadian House of Commons and his appointment as Governor-General of his country means he is only the third Canadian to fill the position.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6A5EI4MR3445N2BBO3E1AH2Q
    Media URN:
    VLVA6A5EI4MR3445N2BBO3E1AH2Q
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/04/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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