• Short Summary

    THE INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATIONS FOR THE NEW AFRICAN STATE OF ZAMBIA CONTINUED ON SATURDAY WITH A YOUTH DISPLAY IN LUSAKA'S INDEPENDENCE STADIUM...

  • Description

    THE INDEPENDENCE CELEBRATIONS FOR THE NEW AFRICAN STATE OF ZAMBIA CONTINUED ON SATURDAY WITH A YOUTH DISPLAY IN LUSAKA'S INDEPENDENCE STADIUM... LATER IN THE EVENING THERE WAS A STATE BALL, WITH THE PRINCESS ROYAL, REPRESENTING QUEEN ELIZABETH, AS THE GUEST OF HONOUR.

    THE INDEPENDENCE STADIUM WAS PACKED FOR THE DISPLAY IN THE AFTERNOON. YOUNG PEOPLE PERFORMING TRADITIONAL DANCES WELCOMED PRESIDENT KAUNDA, AS HE DROVE INTO THE ARENA.

    AS THEIR CONTRIBUTION TO THE CELEBRATIONS, EIGHTY GAILY DRESSED WOMEN FROM THE INDIAN COMMUNITY PERFORMED DANCES AND SONGS. MORE THAN 2,000 SCHOOL CHILDREN WERE TRAINED BY ISRAELI EXPERTS GAVE AN IMPRESSIVE DISPLAY OF PHYSICAL TRAINING.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6L70LWM5VN0Q83XDYSOOTRM7Y
    Media URN:
    VLVA6L70LWM5VN0Q83XDYSOOTRM7Y
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    26/10/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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