• Short Summary

    ANOTHER PROTEST MARCH -- THE THIRD WITHIN A WEEK -- WAS HELD IN MELBOURNE ON SEPTEMBER 16 AGAINST RISING PRICES AND THE VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT'S PLAN TO INTRODUCE STATE INCOME TAX IN THE NEXT FINANCIAL YEAR.

  • Description

    1.
    LS MARCHERS
    4 ft

    2.
    CLOSER DITTO PAN
    7 ft

    3.
    WS PAN TO FESTIVAL HALL
    11 1/2 ft

    4.
    INTERIOR - SEATS FILLING
    16 ft

    5.
    PEOPLE COMING UP TO HALL
    18 ft

    6.
    MILLING AROUND AT ENTRANCE
    20 1/2 ft

    7.
    WS PACKED HALL
    22 1/2 ft

    8.
    MS PAN UNION LEADER ARRIVES
    26 ft

    9.
    WS PAN HALL FROM STAGE
    33 ft

    10.
    CU HANDS CLAPPING
    34 ft

    11.
    R.V. LEADER SPEAKING
    36 ft

    12.
    CROWD
    37 1/2 ft

    13.
    CU SPEAKING OUTSIDE
    38 1/2 ft

    14.
    PEOPLE
    39 1/2 ft

    15.
    WS PAN CROWD OUTSIDE
    42 ft



    Initials CAR/S/MK/YA/RBI



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: ANOTHER PROTEST MARCH -- THE THIRD WITHIN A WEEK -- WAS HELD IN MELBOURNE ON SEPTEMBER 16 AGAINST RISING PRICES AND THE VICTORIAN GOVERNMENT'S PLAN TO INTRODUCE STATE INCOME TAX IN THE NEXT FINANCIAL YEAR.

    CARRYING BANNERS AND PLACARDS, THE 15,000 MARCHERS CONVERGED FIRST ON THE FESTIVAL HALL FOR A MASS MEETING.

    THE MELBOURNE TRADES HALL COUNCIL, ORGANIZED THE MEETING AND PROTEST MARCH. AT THE MEETING, THE MEN PASSED A RESOLUTION SEEKING AN IMMEDIATE AUDIENCE FOR A DEPUTATION TO THE PREMIER, MR. BOLTE. THEY ALSO ASKED FOR A STATE PRICE CONTROL SYSTEM. LATER, THEY MARCHED FROM FESTIVAL HALL TO PARLIAMENT HOUSE CHANTING "SACK BOLTE, SACK BOLTE." HUNDREDS TRIED TO MOUNT THE STEPS OF PARLIAMENT HOUSE BUT WERE TURNED BACK BY POLICE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9KVFCCPRF70QEHVR4UP8P7IVM
    Media URN:
    VLVA9KVFCCPRF70QEHVR4UP8P7IVM
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    18/09/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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