• Short Summary

    TWENTY-THOUSAND MEMBERS OF THE HOA HAO BUDDHIST SECT ASSEMBLED ON A SPORTS FIELD IN LONG XUYEN TO GIVE A ROUSING WELCOME TO MAJOR GENERAL NGUYEN KHANN, PRIME MINISTER OF SOUTH VIETNAM, ON FEBRUARY 19.

  • Description

    1.
    MLS PAN CROWD
    4 ft

    2.
    MLS SECT LEADERS (2 SHOTS)
    9 1/2 ft

    3.
    MS KHANN ARRIVES AND MEETS PEOPLE
    13 ft

    4.
    MLS CROWD WITH PLACE AND BANNERS
    14 1/2 ft

    5.
    MCU KHANN WALKS TO MICROPHONES
    16 ft

    6.
    LS PAN CROWD
    21 1/2 ft

    7.
    MS HE WAVES TO CROWD
    27 ft

    8.
    MCU SECT LEADERS
    29 1/2 ft

    9.
    MS HE ADDRESSED CROWD
    32 1/2 ft

    10.
    LS CROWD LISTENING
    35 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: TWENTY-THOUSAND MEMBERS OF THE HOA HAO BUDDHIST SECT ASSEMBLED ON A SPORTS FIELD IN LONG XUYEN TO GIVE A ROUSING WELCOME TO MAJOR GENERAL NGUYEN KHANN, PRIME MINISTER OF SOUTH VIETNAM, ON FEBRUARY 19.

    THE SPORTS FIELD BECAME A SEA OF HEADS, FLAGS AND BANNERS. LONG XUYEN, WHICH IS ABOUT 100 MILES SOUTH-WEST OF SAIGON, IS THE SECT'S BIRTHPLACE.

    PRIME MINISTER NGUYEN KHANN, WHO IS ALSO CHAIRMAN OF THE MILITARY REVOLUTIONARY COUNCIL, SOLEMNLY AFFIRMED HIS FAITH IN THE HOA HAO BUDDHIST COMMUNITY IN THE FIGHT AGAINST COMMUNIST AGGRESSION AND NEUTRALISM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9GCJMDKB1Y705ZBKCJEPX8BV4
    Media URN:
    VLVA9GCJMDKB1Y705ZBKCJEPX8BV4
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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