• Short Summary

    Completely devoid of fuss, bother and crowds, a small band of coloured men and women were filmed June 1 'demonstrating' in Whitehall, London.

  • Description

    Completely devoid of fuss, bother and crowds, a small band of coloured men and women were filmed June 1 'demonstrating' in Whitehall, London.

    All members of the Coloured People's Progressive Association, they carried protest banners and portraits of Kelso Cochrane, a West Indian, who was murdered in Notting Hill May 17.

    Despite intensive police activity an arrest is yet to be made.

    The Association is pressing for more adequate protection for coloured people in the Notting Hill and other areas.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6YRSHKSI38WW7PUIV6FICOR12
    Media URN:
    VLVA6YRSHKSI38WW7PUIV6FICOR12
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/06/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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