• Short Summary

    A COLOURFUL KITE-FLYING CONTEST HELD IN TAIPEI, THE CAPITAL OF TAIWAN RECENTLY DREW A CROWD OF ABOUT TEN THOUSAND ENTHUSIASTS.

  • Description

    A COLOURFUL KITE-FLYING CONTEST HELD IN TAIPEI, THE CAPITAL OF TAIWAN RECENTLY DREW A CROWD OF ABOUT TEN THOUSAND ENTHUSIASTS.

    MORE THAN FORT KITES OF VARIOUS SIZES AND SHAPES TOOK PART IN THE CONTEST SPONSORED BY THE YOUTH AVIATION ASSOCIATION.

    SOME GLIDER-TYPE KITES HOVERED TO HEIGHTS OF MORE THAN ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED FEET.

    THE 36-JOINT 'CENTIPEDE'- SHAPED KITE OF ONE CONTESTANT WON THE PRIZE FOR THE BEST DESIGN; A DIAMOND-SHAPED 'LIVING KITE' MADE BY A RETIRED TAIWAN AIR FORCE OFFICER TOOK THE PRIZE FOR THE BEST PERFORMANCE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA6HLF6OC9KRFA3WNA19J1WWGQB
    Media URN:
    VLVA6HLF6OC9KRFA3WNA19J1WWGQB
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    24/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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