• Short Summary

    CROWDS ESTIMATED AT A QUARTER-OF-A-MILLION LINED THE LONG JAFFA ROAD IN JERUSALEM TO WELCOME THE PARTICIPANTS AT THE END OF ISRAEL'S THREE-DAY SPRING ROUTE MARCH WHICH TOOK PLACE THIS YEAR IN THE JERUSALEM DISTRICT.

  • Description

    1.
    SV CHIEF-OF-STAFF ALOOF BAR-LEV ON BALCONY
    0.03

    2.
    GV MARCHERS APPROACH
    0.10

    3.
    SV MARCHERS PASS CAMERA
    0.13

    4.
    SV WOMEN CONTINGENTS PASS CAMERA
    0.21

    5.
    SV CROWD IN BALCONY APPLAUD
    0.22

    6.
    SV OLD MAN CARRYING FLOWERS AT HEAD OF PARADE
    0.30

    7.
    SV MAN CARRYING OLD SOCKS ON POLE PAST CAMERA
    0.33

    8.
    SV CROWD APPLAUD
    0.37

    9.
    SV PEOPLE ON ROOF TOP PAN TO PARADE
    0.40

    10.
    SV BOY'S YOUTH MOVEMENT .. CARRYING FLAGS
    0.45

    11.
    SV PEOPLE WATCH
    0.46

    12.
    SV GIRLS IN PARADE MARCH PAST
    0.50

    13.
    SV BANNERS ON BUILDING PAN TO MARCHERS
    0.54

    14.
    SV THREE MEN IN FANCY DRESS MARCH PAST
    0.57

    15.
    SV PARADE
    1.05

    16.
    SV SMALL CHILD IN CROWD
    1.07

    17.
    SV SAILORS MARCH PAST
    1.12

    18.
    SV PEOPLE WATCHING
    1.14

    19.
    GTV PARADE PAN TO OLD CITY WALL
    1.23

    20.
    SV NAVAL UNIT MARCH PAST AND LIFT HATS
    1.33



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: CROWDS ESTIMATED AT A QUARTER-OF-A-MILLION LINED THE LONG JAFFA ROAD IN JERUSALEM TO WELCOME THE PARTICIPANTS AT THE END OF ISRAEL'S THREE-DAY SPRING ROUTE MARCH WHICH TOOK PLACE THIS YEAR IN THE JERUSALEM DISTRICT. AMONG THOSE TO GREET THEM WAS THE ISRAELI CHIEF-OF-STAFF, ALOOF BAR-LEV, WHO HAD VISITED REST STATIONS AND TALKED WITH THE WALKERS DURING EACH OF THE THREE DAYS.

    ABOUT 13,000 PEOPLE, YOUTHS, SOLDIERS AND CIVILIANS -- TOOK PART IN THE MARCH, WHICH HAD BEEN RE-ROUTED ON THE INSTRUCTIONS OF DEFENCE MINISTER MOSHE DAYAN, SO TO AVOID ARAB TOWNSHIPS.

    PROMINENT AMONG THE MARCHERS WAS 101-YEAR-OLD YOSSEF FORON, WHO LIVES IN A HOME FOR THE AGED NEAR TEL-AVIV AND WHO IS VETERAN OF NINE ANNUAL ROUTE MARCHES.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA7PPHKD5R2UQTN0ULLBF8FU2FE
    Media URN:
    VLVA7PPHKD5R2UQTN0ULLBF8FU2FE
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/04/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:34:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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