• Short Summary

    RAMON VILLEDA MORALES, THE EXILED PRESIDENT OF HONDURAS, ARRIVED AT SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA ON FRIDAY (4TH OCTOBER) AND RECEIVED A TUMULTUOUS WELCOME.

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    RAMON VILLEDA MORALES, THE EXILED PRESIDENT OF HONDURAS, ARRIVED AT SAN JOSE, COSTA RICA ON FRIDAY (4TH OCTOBER) AND RECEIVED A TUMULTUOUS WELCOME. IN TEGUCIGALPA, HONDURAS, COLONEL OSVALDO LOPEZ ARELLANO, CHIEF OF STATE, ANNOUNCED THE DISSOLUTION OF THE LEGISLATURE.

    SENOR VILLEDA MORALES WAS FLOWN FROM HONDURAS FROM HONDURAS TO COSTA RICA ON THURSDAY (OCTOBER 3). HIS PLANE WAS FORCED DOWN BY WEATHER AT PUNTARENAS AIRPORT, ABOUT 60 MILES FORM SAN JOSE. HE FLEW ON TO THE CAPITAL THE NEXT DAY.

    HE WAS GREETED BY A MILITARY REVIEW, AND OFFICIALS OF THE COSTA RICAN GOVERNMENT, INCLUDING SENOR FRANCISCO ORLICH, PRESIDENT OF COSTA RICA. MR. VILLEDA MORALES EMBRACED MR. ORLICH AND OTHER PEOPLE WAITING TO GREET HIM, THEN HE AND MR. ORLICH REVIEWED THE GUARD OF HONOUR. A SALUTE WAS FIRED.

    AFTER CEREMONIES AT THE AIRPORT, THE TWO MEN DROVE TO SAN JOSE. SCHOOL CHILDREN DRAWN UP ON BOTH SIDES OF THE ROAD WAVED HONDURAN AND COSTA RICAN FLAGS.

    DR. VILLEDA MORALES JOINS THE FORMER PRESIDENT OF EL SALVADOR ALSO LIVING IN EXILE IN COSTA RIVER.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA9DBQQ4531FC9GXWL0DT789KBG
    Media URN:
    VLVA9DBQQ4531FC9GXWL0DT789KBG
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/10/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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