• Short Summary

    President Habib Bourguiba of Tunisia opened the Seventh International Trade Fair, at Tunis, Oct 17, aimed at increasing trade from Britain, the U.

  • Description

    1.
    LV Exhibition.
    0.05

    2.
    SLV Exhibition with official party moving along in background.
    0.08

    3.
    MV Bourguiba cuts tape.
    0.16

    4.
    SV Party move on.
    0.22

    5.
    SV Party move on.
    0.25

    6.
    SV French agricultural exhibit.
    0.29

    7.
    LV Ditto.
    0.32

    8.
    SV President and party look at 'Floride' car.
    0.38

    9.
    SLV Party.
    0.41

    10.
    MV President walks through British section.
    0.48

    11.
    SV President sees miniature mechanical excavator working.
    1.05

    12.
    MV Another exhibit.
    1.08

    13.
    MV President talks to British official and moves on.
    1.12

    14.
    SLV Party leave exhibition.
    1.16



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: President Habib Bourguiba of Tunisia opened the Seventh International Trade Fair, at Tunis, Oct 17, aimed at increasing trade from Britain, the U.S., Italy, France, Morocco, Libya, Iraq, East and West Germany, Poland, Yugoslavia, Czechoslovakia, Austria and Communist China.

    The President, touring the stands, showed particular interest in agricultural machines, from Britain and France - for developing and cultivating land in Tunisia - tractors, excavators ploughs and harvesters.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6VYVTCTLZNHF58AKVQSIIU3K0
    Media URN:
    VLVA6VYVTCTLZNHF58AKVQSIIU3K0
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    19/10/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:17:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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